in altissimo

adverb (or adjective)

Definition of in altissimo

: in the octave beginning with the third G above middle C

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History and Etymology for in altissimo

Italian, literally, in the highest

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inalterable

in altissimo

in a manner of speaking

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“In altissimo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20altissimo. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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