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con moto Syllabification: con mo·to
Pronunciation: /kän ˈmōtō/ /kōn/

Definition of con moto in English:


(Especially as a direction) with movement: andante con moto
More example sentences
  • The music is con moto in 2/4 time.
  • These musicians form fascinating connections between these diverse works, played "con moto:" with motion, spirit, and spontaneity.



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