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English definition of “legato”

legato

adjective, adverb     /lɪˈɡɑː.təʊ/ US  /-toʊ/ specialized
describes music that is played in a smooth, continuous way, or this way of playing music: smooth legato phrasingTechnical music termsForeign words and phrases used in English
(Definition of legato adjectiveadverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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