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adverb & adjectiveMusic
(especially as a direction) with an immediate reduction of speed.
- ‘What of the conductor who fails to execute adequately the rallentando or the ritenuto markings on his musical score?’
An immediate reduction of speed.
Italian, literally retained, restrained.
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