stringendo

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strin·gen·do

 (strĭn-jĕn′dō)
adj. Music
Played with an accelerating tempo. Used chiefly as a direction.

[Italian, gerund of stringere, to draw tight, from Latin; see streig- in Indo-European roots.]

strin·gen′do adv.

stringendo

(strɪnˈdʒɛndəʊ)
adj, adv
(Classical Music) music to be performed with increasing speed
[Italian, from stringere to compress, from Latin: to draw tight; see stringent]
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