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tardo

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adjective tar·do \ˈtär-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of tardo

  1. :  slow —used as a direction in music



Origin of tardo

Italian, from Latin tardus


First Known Use: circa 1843


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "tardo"


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