Definition of dal segno in English:

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dal segno

Pronunciation: /dal ˈsɛnjəʊ/

adverb& adjective

Music
(Especially as a direction) repeat from the point marked by a sign. Compare with da capo.
Example sentences
  • Though Handel economizes with a dal segno instead of a da capo, the aria is only six bars shorter than in <i>Agrippina</i>, 159 bars against 165.

Origin

Italian, 'from the sign'.

Words that rhyme with dal segno

jalapeño

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