plural -s
: the refrain of a Provençal poem
[alteration of tornata] : the envoy of an Italian canzone

Word History


Old Provençal, from feminine of tornat, past participle of tornar to turn, return, from Latin tornare to turn in a lathe, round off

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“Tornada.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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