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lentando

[ len-tahn-doh; Italian len-tahn-daw ]
/ lɛnˈtɑn doʊ; Italian lɛnˈtɑn dɔ /
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adjective Music.
becoming slower.
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Origin of lentando

1850–55; <Italian, present participle of lentare to make slow; see lento
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