decrescendo


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decrescendo

(dā″krĕ-shen′dō, dē″) [Italian decrescendo, decreasing]
Of heart murmurs, gradually becoming softer or quieter.
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This rhythm is designed to reflect, in Norton's words, "the contrast between the out-of-control passions of human beings, and the glory and majesty of God." (9) Finally, rapid changes in dynamics mirror the changes in rhythms to effect vivid "word painting" of the word "anguish." For example, in the first few measures of the piece, the singers begin in double piano on the word "anguish," quickly rise to a `forte' and then begin a rapid decrescendo. (10)
(23) From 1975 onward the general preface printed in each volume of the Neue Schubert-Ausgabe contains the following paragraph: `As a rule Schubert distinguishes clearly between the indications ritardando (becoming slower), decrescendo (becoming softer) and diminuendo (becoming slower and softer).
Lawrence saw the series as exhibiting "a decrescendo of reality, a crescendo of beauty." Despite all Bumppo's faults--his inconsistency of language in the various novels, the loose synthesis of his traits, and his long-winded ethical essays--he ranks with the great characters of literature.
Inicialmente verificou-se resposta positiva ao aumento da concentracao de nutrientes na solucao de fertirrigacao ate o nivel 90%, obtendo-se H maxima de 33,5 cm, e decrescendo a partir deste nivel, de forma que os dados foram ajustados ao modelo quadratico ([R.sup.2] = 0,98).
Taxing (c) Crescendo to the lamina propria, particularly when (d) Decrescendo passages are repeated at this level.
On exam, he had blowing, decrescendo, grade II/VI diastolic murmur heard best in the third left intercostal space, and grade III/VI holosystolic murmur on the left sternal border.
65, with a decrescendo, a fermata, and morendo indicated.
On examination there was a typical crescendo decrescendo murmur best heard along the right sterna edge and radiating to the carotids2.
Foram obtidos 52,9% de estacas enraizadas e 48,1% de estacas brotadas (Figura 3A), raizes com comprimento medio de 7,3cm e brotacoes com 3,6cm (Figura 3B), indices que foram linearmente decrescendo, a medida que as estacas foram tratadas com concentracoes crescentes de BAP, possivelmente pela fitotoxidez ocasionada.
Os valores obtidos no teste de condutividade eletrica indicam que inicialmente houve uma grande quantidade de lixiviados, decrescendo a medida que aumentaram os dias para a colheita dos frutos.
As cultivares Bluegem e Powderblue apresentaram maior producao total, maior producao de frutos medios e grandes, e maior producao de frutos pequenos, em 2009/2010, decrescendo em 2010/2011.
40), and the fashionable correlation between crescendo and accelerando, and decrescendo and ritenuto, both previously discussed in great detail (see pp.