nonlegato

adverb (or adjective)

non·​legato
: with breaks between successive tones : with a bow stroke for each tone
used as a direction in music especially for a bowed instrument

Word History

Etymology

non- entry 1 + legato

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“Nonlegato.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonlegato. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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