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dimin.

abbr.
1. diminuendo
2. diminutive
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The Royaumont manuscript instructs poco a poco dimin. et rall.
Das Wepsische kennt die Puppe als mucak und das Adjektiv mucu, (dimin. mucuine, mucune) 'klein' ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 1972 : 332).