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  1. Sforzato(adj)

    forcing or forced; -- a direction placed over a note, to signify that it must be executed with peculiar emphasis and force; -- marked fz (an abbreviation of forzando), sf, sfz, or /

  2. Origin: [It. sforzando, p. pr., and sforzato, p. p. of sforzare to force.]


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