alla marcia

adverb (or adjective)
al·​la mar·​cia | \ ˌäləˈmärˌchä; ˌaləˈmärchəˌ ˌäl-\

Definition of alla marcia

: in march style : like a march used as a direction in music

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First Known Use of alla marcia

1823, in the meaning defined above

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