Definition of da capo in US English:

da capo

adverb

Music
  • (especially as a direction) repeat from the beginning.

    Compare with dal segno
    from the beginning, from the start, initially, originally, from first principles, to begin with, to start with, primarily
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adjective

Music
  • attributive Including the repetition of a passage at the beginning.

    ‘da capo arias’

Origin

Italian, literally ‘from the head’.

Pronunciation