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crescendo
used in The Hidden Oracle

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Definition
a gradual increase in intensity; or the time of maximum intensity — especially in the loudness of music
  • As the trees' ear-splitting chorus reached its crescendo, I anchored my mind with the catchiest tune I could imagine.
    p. 293.2

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