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diminuendo


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diminuendo  \Di*min`u*en"do\,  adv  [It.,  p.  pr  of  diminuere  to 
  diminish.]  (Mus.) 
  In  a  gradually  diminishing  manner;  with  abatement  of  tone; 
  decrescendo;  --  expressed  on  the  staff  by  Dim.,  or  Dimin.,  or 
  the  sign. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  diminuendo 
  adj  :  gradually  decreasing  in  volume  [syn:  {decrescendo}] 
  n  :  (music)  a  gradual  decrease  in  loudness  [syn:  {decrescendo}] 




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