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What is 'molto marcato' when translated from Italian to English?

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September 04, 2016 8:26PM

"Very marked" and "very pronounced" are literal English equivalents of the Italian phrase molto marcato. The phrase most famously refers to a local or regional accent that recognizably is distinct and to a part that is played more loudly in a music piece. The pronunciation will be "MOL-to mar-KA-to" in Pisan Italian.