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adjective & adverbMusic
(especially as a direction) with a gradual decrease of speed; ritardando.
A gradual decrease in speed; a ritardando.‘the passage is marked by extravagant rallentandos’[mass noun] ‘the music moves on without rallentando or pause’
Italian, literally slowing down from the verb rallentare.
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