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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of western Florida on the Gulf of Mexico northwest of St. Petersburg. It is a resort and processing center in a citrus-growing area. Population: 73,800.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slow or slowly; -- more so than adagio; next in slowness to grave, which is also weighty and solemn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In music, slow: noting a passage to be rendered in slow tempo and broad, dignified style.
  • n. A movement intended to be performed in such tempo and style.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (music) a composition or passage that is to be performed in a slow and dignified manner
  • adv. slowly and broadly
  • adj. very slow in tempo and broad in manner

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