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addaword.gifdefinition of spiccato

noun
a way of playing a stringed instrument such as a violin by bouncing the bow on the strings
If the quality of sound desired is a slow spiccato with a percussive bouncy bow, very little horizontal motion needs to be added.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/03/2013 11:59:00
Definition of spiccato from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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