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tempo

noun uk   /ˈtem.pəʊ/ us    /-poʊ/ ( plural tempos or specialized tempi )
[C] the speed at which an event happens: We're going to have to up the tempo (= work faster) if we're to finish on time. [C or U] specialized music the speed at which a piece of music is played: a change in tempo
Translations of “tempo”
in Spanish tempo…
in French tempo…
in German das Tempo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (事情發展的)節奏, 步調, (音樂的)速度,節奏…
in Russian темп…
in Turkish hız, tempo, (müzik) tempo…
in Chinese (Simplified) (事情发展的)节奏, 步调, (音乐的)速度,节奏…
in Polish tempo…
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