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martellato

adjective (or adverb) mar·tel·la·to \¦märtəl¦ät(ˌ)ō\

Definition of martellato

  1. :  detached and strongly accented —used as a direction to players of bowed instruments — compare détaché

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Origin and Etymology of martellato

Italian, from past participle of martellare to hammer, strike, from martello hammer, from Late Latin martellus — more at martel


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martellato

noun mar·tel·la·to \"\

Definition of martellato

plural

-s

  1. :  martellato technique, notes, or effect

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