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English definition of “andante”

andante

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ænˈdæn.teɪ/ us    /ɑːnˈdɑːn.teɪ/ specialized
a piece of music that should be played quite slowly: Andante in A minorTechnical music termsForeign words and phrases used in English

andante

adjective, adverb uk   /ænˈdæn.teɪ/ us    /ɑːnˈdɑːn.teɪ/ specialized
(played) quite slowly: the andante movement The second movement of the symphony should be played andante.Technical music termsForeign words and phrases used in English
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