l'istesso tempo

[lee-stes-oh tem-poh; Italian lee-stes-saw tem-paw]

adverb

(of a musical passage or section following a change in time signature) at the same tempo as before.

Origin of l'istesso tempo

From Italian

istesso tempo, l'

[li-stes-oh tem-poh; Italian lee-stes-saw tem-paw]

noun Music.

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