lento

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len·to

adverb or adjective \ˈlen-(ˌ)tō\

Definition of LENTO

:  at a slow tempo —used especially as a direction in music

Origin of LENTO

Italian, from lento, adjective, slow, from Latin lentus pliant, sluggish, slow — more at lithe
First Known Use: circa 1724

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