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arpeggio


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arpeggio  \Ar*peg"gio\,  n.  [It.,  fr  arpeggiare  to  play  on  the 
  harp,  fr  arpa  harp.]  (Mus.) 
  The  production  of  the  tones  of  a  chord  in  rapid  succession, 
  as  in  playing  the  harp,  and  not  simultaneously;  a  strain  thus 
  played. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  arpeggio 
  n  :  a  chord  whose  notes  are  played  in  rapid  succession  rather 
  than  simultaneously 




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