(of a passage in a musical score) immediately slower.
adjective, adverb (music)
held back momentarily
another term for rallentando
noun, Anthropology. 1. a ritual or ceremony performed by a community in a time of crisis that affects all members, as a rain dance during a drought.
noun 1. Anthropology. a ceremony performed to facilitate or mark a person’s change of status upon any of several highly important occasions, as at the onset of puberty or upon entry into marriage or into a clan. 2. any important act or event that serves to mark a passage from one stage of life to […]
noun 1. French Le Sacre du Printemps. a ballet suite (1913) for orchestra by Igor Stravinsky.
wild broom, a station in the wilderness (Num. 33:18, 19), the “broom valley,” or “valley of broombushes,” the place apparently of the original encampment of Israel, near Kadesh.