1. Noun.  (music) A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played rather slowly, leisurely and gracefully.
  2. Noun.  (music) A passage having this mark.
  3. Noun.  (dance) A male-female duet or mixed trio ballet displaying demanding balance, spins and/or lifts.
  4. Adverb.  (music) played rather slowly.
  5. Adjective.  (music) describing a passage having this mark.

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