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pizzicato

piz·zi·ca·to

pizzicato

 
pronunciation:
pIt sih ka to
parts of speech:
adjective & adverb, noun
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective & adverb
definition: played by plucking the strings with the fingers rather than played with the bow (used as a musical direction). (Cf. arco.)
 
part of speech: noun
inflections: pizzicati
definition: a pizzicato note or passage.
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