glissando

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Noun[edit]

glissando (plural glissandi or glissandos or glissandoes)

  1. (music) Either a continuous sliding from one pitch to another ("true" glissando), or an incidental scale played while moving from one melodic note to another ("effective" glissando).

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

glissando m (plural glissandos)

  1. (music) glissando

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

glissando

  1. gerund of glissare

Adverb[edit]

glissando

  1. In the style of a glissando

Noun[edit]

glissando m (invariable)

  1. glissando