circa 1854, in the meaning defined above
Italian, from the sign
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“Dal segno.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dal%20segno. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.
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