noun cam·bia·ta \ˌkambēˈätə\

Definition of cambiata



  1. :  a nonharmonic note of a melody reached by a skip of a third and resolved by a step

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Origin and Etymology of cambiata

Italian, feminine of cambiato, past participle of cambiare to change, from Latin, to exchange — more at change

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to criticize severely

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