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duplum

adjective

second voice of a polyphonic work, especially the medieval motet

language of origin: Latin

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Did you know that lent means A French term directing the musicians to perform the indicated passage of the composition with a slow tempo. Similar to large, meaning slow or broad, and is used to designate a tempo range from largo to lento or a metronome marking from around 40 to 60 beats per minute. Often seen with pas trop, as in "pas trop lent" or not too slow.?