Definition of calando in English:

calando

Syllabification: ca·lan·do
Pronunciation: /käˈländō
 
/

adverb

Music
  • (Especially as a direction) gradually decreasing in tempo and volume of sound.

Origin

Italian, literally 'slackening'.

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