cabaletta

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An Italian variant of coboletta, diminutive of cobola (stanza, couplet), from Old Provençal cobla, from Latin copula.

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cabaletta (plural cabalettas)

  1. A short, rhythmically repetitive aria.
    • 1980, to bring the proceedings to an end and enable him to perform his salvatory mission, he swung into a cabaletta which summed up the argument against Arius — Anthony Burgess, Earthly Powers

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