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pralltriller

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noun prall·tril·ler \ˈpräl-ˌtri-lər\

Definition of pralltriller

  1. :  a musical ornament made by a quick alternation of a principal tone with the tone above



Origin and Etymology of pralltriller

German, from prallen to rebound + Triller trill


First Known Use: circa 1841

Rhymes with pralltriller


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