solfeggio

noun
sol·​feg·​gio | \ säl-ˈfe-j(ē-ˌ)ō How to pronounce solfeggio (audio) \
plural solfeggios

Definition of solfeggio

First Known Use of solfeggio

1774, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for solfeggio

Italian, from sol-fa

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“Solfeggio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solfeggio. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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