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adv. Music
Rapidly. Used chiefly as a direction.

[Italian, from Latin vēlōx, vēlōc-, rapid; see velocity.]
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adj, adv
(Classical Music) music to be played rapidly
[from Italian, from Latin vēlōx quick]
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