veloce

[ Italian ve-law-che ]
/ Italian vɛˈlɔ tʃɛ /
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adjective

played at a fast tempo (used as a musical direction).

Nearby words

  1. vellore,
  2. vellum,
  3. vellus,
  4. velma,
  5. velo binding,
  6. velocimeter,
  7. velocipede,
  8. velociraptor,
  9. velocity,
  10. velocity head

Origin of veloce

1815–25; < Italian < Latin vēlōcem, accusative of vēlōx quick

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British Dictionary definitions for veloce

veloce

/ (vɪˈləʊtʃɪ) /

adjective, adverb

music to be played rapidly

Word Origin for veloce

from Italian, from Latin vēlōx quick

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