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glissando


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glissando  \Glis*san"do\,  n.  &  a.  [As  if  It  =  Fr  glissant 
  sliding.]  (Mus.) 
  A  gliding  effect;  gliding. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glissando 
  n  :  a  rapid  series  of  ascending  or  descending  notes  on  the 
  musical  scale 
  adv  :  with  a  rapidly  executed  series  of  notes;  "this  should  be 
  played  glissando,  please" 




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