ral·​len·​ta·​to | \ ¦rälən‧¦tät(ˌ)ō \

Definition of rallentato

: rallentando used as a direction in music

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History and Etymology for rallentato

Italian rallentato, past participle of rallentare

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“Rallentato.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rallentato. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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