ponticello


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ponticello

(ˌpɒntɪˈtʃɛləʊ)
n, pl -los
1. (Instruments) a bridge on a stringed instrument
2. (Classical Music) a style of playing a stringed instrument with the bow played close to the bridge
adj
(Classical Music) (of a piece of music for a stringed instrument) to be played with the bow played close to the bridge
adv
(Classical Music) with the bow played close to the bridge
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