Definition of anupallavi in English:

anupallavi

(also anu pallavi)

noun

Indian Music
  • In Carnatic music: the second section or theme of a composition, following the pallavi and usually at a higher pitch.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Russell Day (1860–1900). Either from Kannada anupallavi or from Telugu anupallavi, both from Sanskrit anupallavī from anu- after, subsequent + pallavī.

Pronunciation

anupallavi

/ˌanuːpəˈlɑːvi//ˌanuːˈpaləvi/