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sonatina

[ son-uh-tee-nuh; Italian saw-nah-tee-nah ]
/ 藢s蓲n 蓹藞ti n蓹; Italian 藢s蓴 n蓱藞ti n蓱 /
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noun, plural son路a路ti路nas, son路a路ti路ne [son-uh-tee-ney; Italian saw-nah-tee-ne]. /藢s蓲n 蓹藞ti ne瑟; Italian 藢s蓴 n蓱藞ti n蓻/. Music.
a short or simplified sonata.
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Origin of sonatina

1715鈥25; <Italian, diminutive of sonata
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British Dictionary definitions for sonatina

sonatina
/ (藢s蓲n蓹藞ti藧n蓹) /

noun
a short sonata

Word Origin for sonatina

C19: from Italian
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