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1) adagio. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...forms: pl. aˇdaˇgios1. Music A slow passage, movement, or work, especially one using adagio as the direction. 2. A section of a pas de deux in which the ballerina...

2) adagio. The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. 2002
...adagio (uh-DAH-joh, uh-DAH-zhee-oh) A very slow musical tempo. 1...

3) adagio. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...See PLURALS OF NOUNS ENDING IN -O. 1...

4) Barber, Samuel. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...American composer whose works include Adagio for Strings (1936) and the opera Vanessa (1958), for which he won a Pulitzer Prize....

5) largo. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...ADVERB & Music In a very slow tempo, usually considered to be slower than adagio, and with great dignity. Used chiefly as a direction. Inflected forms: pl. larˇgos...

6) non troppo. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...ADVERB & Music In moderation. Used to modify a direction: adagio non troppo. Italian : non, not + troppo, too much....

7) larghetto. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...ADVERB & Music In a slow tempo, usually slightly faster than largo but slower than adagio. Used chiefly as a direction. Inflected forms: pl. larˇghetˇtos A larghetto...

8) andante. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...In a moderately slow tempo, usually considered to be slower than allegretto but faster than adagio. Used chiefly as a direction. An andante passage or movement. Italian,...

9) tempo. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...allegro (fast), moderato (moderate), andante (moderate, literally a "walking" tempo), adagio (slow), lento (slower than adagio), and largo (very slow); accelerando...

10) pas de deux. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...pas de deux1. A dance for two, especially a dance in ballet consisting of an entree and adagio, a variation for each dancer, and a coda. 2. A close relationship between...

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