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Definition of parlando adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

parlando

 adverb,adjective
adverb, adjective
BrE BrE//pɑːˈlændəʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pɑːrˈlændoʊ//
 
(music, from Italian)
 
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(used as an instruction) sung in a free way, like speech Word OriginItalian, literally ‘speaking’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: parlando