[si-kon-doh, -kohn-; Italian se-kawn-daw]
- the second or lower part in a duet, especially in a piano duet.
- the performer playing this part.
Origin of secondo
From Italian, dating back to 1840–50; see origin at second1
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- the left-hand part in a piano duetCompare primo
Word Origin for secondo
Italian: second 1
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