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English definition of “tremolo”

tremolo

noun [C] uk   /ˈtrem.əl.əʊ/ us    /-ə.loʊ/ (plural tremolos) specialized
when singing or playing an instrument, a shaking sound that is achieved by repeating the same note extremely quickly or by playing two notes very quickly, one after the other
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