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ADAGIO (Ital. ad agio, at ease)

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 166 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ADAGIO (Ital. ad agio, at ease), a term in music to indicate slow time; also a slow movement in a symphony, sonata, &c., or an independent piece, such as Mozart's pianoforte " Adagio in B minor."
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JOHN ADAIR (d. 1722)

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