aria d'imitazione

noun
aria d'i·​mi·​ta·​zi·​o·​ne | \ -ˌdēməˌtätsēˈōˌnā \
plural arias d'imitazione\ -​ēəzˌd-​ \ also arie d'imitazione\ -​ēˌāˌd-​ \

Definition of aria d'imitazione

: an aria in which the voice or accompaniment imitates sounds of nature or is otherwise descriptive

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History and Etymology for aria d'imitazione

Italian, air of imitation

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“Aria d'imitazione.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aria%20d%27imitazione. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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