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English definition of “andante”

andante

adjective, adverb     /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
(Definition of andante adjectiveadverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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