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recitative

rec·i·ta·tive

recitative

 
pronunciation:
re sih t tiv [or] re chih t tiv
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: in opera, a vocal music passage delivered in the rhythm and cadence of speech.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of the nature of a recitative.