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colorature (plural coloratures)
- (music) An elaborate melody, particularly in vocal music and especially in operatic singing of the 18th and 19th centuries, with runs, trills, leaps, etc.
colorature (masculine and feminine, plural coloratures)
- coloratura (attributive)
colorature f (plural coloratures)
- plural form of
- vocative masculine singular of