strisciando

adverb (or adjective)
stri·​sci·​an·​do | \ ˌstrēshēˈän(ˌ)dō \

Definition of strisciando

1 : in a slurred or smooth manner used as a direction in music
2 : glissando

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History and Etymology for strisciando

Italian, from verbal of strisciare to drag, trail, from striscia track, trail, streak, probably of imitative origin

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“Strisciando.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strisciando. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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