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Dante

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Pronunciation: /ˈdanteɪ
 
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  • (1265–1321), Italian poet; full name Dante Alighieri. His reputation rests chiefly on The Divine Comedy (circa 1309–20), an epic poem describing his spiritual journey through Hell and Purgatory and finally to Paradise. His love for Beatrice Portinari is described in Vita nuova (circa 1290-4).

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody