al segno

al se·​gno | \ älˈsānˌyō, al- \

Definition of al segno

1 : to the sign used as a direction in music for the performer to continue as far as the sign :S:
2 : dal segno

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First Known Use of al segno

1808, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for al segno

Italian, to the sign

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“Al segno.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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