semplice

adjective or adverb
sem·​pli·​ce | \ ˈsem-pli-ˌchā How to pronounce semplice (audio) \

Definition of semplice

: simple used as a direction in music

First Known Use of semplice

circa 1740, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for semplice

Italian, from Latin simplic-, simplex — more at simple

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The first known use of semplice was circa 1740

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“Semplice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semplice. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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