pri·​ma vol·​ta | \ ¦prēmə¦vȯltə \
variants: or less commonly prima \ ˈprēmə \

Definition of prima volta

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: at the first time used as a direction in music to perform the first time but omit at the repetition

prima volta

noun
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variants: or less commonly prima \ " \

Definition of prima volta (Entry 2 of 2)

: a part performed or to be performed prima volta in a piece of music

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Adverb (or adjective)

Italian

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“Prima volta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prima%20volta. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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