ponticello

noun pon·ti·cel·lo \ ˌpäntəˈche(ˌ)lō \

Definition of ponticello

plural -s
1 :the bridge of a bowed stringed musical instrument
2 :a change in register in the voice (as of a boy at puberty) :break

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Origin and Etymology of ponticello

Italian, diminutive of ponte bridge, from Latin pont-, pons


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