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largo

adverb or adjective lar·go \ ˈlär-(ˌ)gō \
Updated on: 10 Jan 2018

Definition of largo

: at a very slow tempo used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of largo

Italian, slow, broad, from Latin largus abundant


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largo

noun

Definition of largo

plural largos
: a largo movement

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First Known Use of largo

circa 1753


Largo

geographical name Lar·go \ ˈlär-(ˌ)gō \

Definition of Largo

city in western Florida south of Clearwater population 77,648

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of largo Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about largo


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