noun, plural rondos. Music.
a work or movement, often the last movement of a sonata, having one principal subject that is stated at least three times in the same key and to which return is made after the introduction of each subordinate theme.
noun (pl) -dos
a piece of music in which a refrain is repeated between episodes: often constitutes the form of the last movement of a sonata or concerto
noun 1. a state in W Brazil. 93,815 sq. mi. (242,980 sq. km). Capital: Pôrto Velho. noun 1. a state of W Brazil: consists chiefly of tropical rainforest; a centre of the Amazon rubber boom until about 1912. Capital: Porto Velho. Pop: 1 431 777 (2002). Area: 243 043 sq km (93 839 sq miles) […]
noun 1. a circle or sphere. 2. a graceful curving or roundness. noun (literary) 1. a circle or curve 2. roundness or curvature
verb trademark (transitive) -neos, -neoing, -neoed 1. to duplicate (a document) from a stencil noun (pl) -neos 2. a document reproduced by this process
noun, plural rongeurs [rohn-zhurz; French rawn-zhœr] /roʊnˈʒɜrz; French rɔ̃ˈʒœr/ (Show IPA). Surgery. 1. a strongly constructed instrument with a sharp-edged, scoop-shaped tip, used for gouging out bone. rongeur ron·geur (rôn-zhɶr’, rôɴ-) n. A heavy-duty forceps for removing small pieces of bone.