diluendo

adjective (or adverb)

dil·​u·​en·​do
ˌdil(y)əˈwen(ˌ)dō
: dying away
used as a direction in music

Word History

Etymology

Italian, literally, diluting, from Latin diluendum, gerund of diluere to dilute

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“Diluendo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diluendo. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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