divisi
(di-VEE-zee)


[It., divided]


A directive in ensemble music that instructs one section of instruments to divide into two or more separate sections, each playing a separate part. Often these separate parts are written on the same staff.

See also [Eng.] divided; [Fr.] divise; [Ger.] geteilt; [Ger.] getheilt; [It.] divisi; [It.] diviso; [Abbr.] div.


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