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Muic Terms- Set 3

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Legato
smoothly connected
leggiero
lightly or airy
lento
slowly
Maestoso
Majestic
Marcato
Marked emphasis
Meno mosso
Less motion
Mezzo forte (mf)
Moderately loud
Mezzo piano (mp)
Moderately soft
Moderato
Moderately paced
molto
much
Morendo
Dying away
mosso
motion
non troppo
not too much
ossia
otherwise, or refers to a simplified part
Pesante
heavy
Pianissimo (pp)
very soft
Piano (p)
Soft
Piu allegro
More lively
Piu mosso
More motion
pochissimo
very little
poco
little
Portato
Slurred staccato
Prestissimo
As fast as possible
Presto
Very fast
Rallentando
Gradually slower and broader