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vivace

play

noun vi·va·ce \vē-ˈvä-(ˌ)chā, -chē\

Definition of vivace

  1. :  a musical composition or movement in vivace tempo

First Known Use of vivace

circa 1683


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vivace

adverb or adjective vi·va·ce

Definition of vivace

  1. :  in a brisk spirited manner —used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of vivace

Italian, vivacious, from Latin vivac-, vivax


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