divisi

[dih-vee-zee]

adjective Music.

divided; separated (used as a musical direction for two or more performers reading a part to begin reading two or more parts).

Nearby words

  1. divinity school,
  2. divinize,
  3. divinyl ether,
  4. divinylbenzene,
  5. divinópolis,
  6. divisibility,
  7. divisible,
  8. division,
  9. division algebra,
  10. division algorithm

Origin of divisi

1730–40; < Italian, plural of diviso divided, past participle of dividere to divide

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