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diminuendo

di·min·u·en·do

diminuendo

 
pronunciation:
dih mIn yu en do
parts of speech:
adjective & adverb, noun
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective & adverb
definition: gradually decreasing in loudness or force; decrescendo (used as a musical direction).
 
part of speech: noun
inflections: diminuendos
definition 1: a gradual decrease in loudness or force, esp. in music; decrescendo.
definition 2: a diminuendo passage.
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