Meaning Volta
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Italian word for “turn.” In a sonnet, the volta is the turn of thought or argument: in Petrarchan or Italian sonnets it occurs between the octave and the sestet, and in Shakespearean or English be [..]
Source: poetryfoundation.org

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West African river, from 15c. Portuguese Rio da Volta, literally "river of return" (perhaps because it was where ships turned around and headed for home) or "river of bend," in ref [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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Time. e.g., prima volta, and seconda volta stand for "first time" and "second time" in a repeated section.
Source: dictionary.onmusic.org

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(n) Italian physicist after whom the volt is named; studied electric currents and invented the voltaic pile (1745-1827)(n) a river in Ghana that flows south to the Bight of Benin
Source: beedictionary.com

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(1745 - 1827) Italian physicist who gave his name to lots of things electrical.
Source: physics.usyd.edu.au

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a vault.
Source: latin-dictionary.org

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  time e.g. prima volta = first time
Source: musictheory.org.uk

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time
Source: canteach.ca

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Source: armizare.org

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(music) A turning; a timeroot(perhaps via/?v??t?/|lang=pt **/?v?wta/|/?v?wt?/|lang=pt *act of returning (A volta do rei.,t=The king’s return.) ain aact of turning around (Fiz uma volta com o [..]
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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Also called a turn, a volta is a sudden change in thought, direction, or emotion near the conclusion of a sonnet. This invisible volta is then followed by a couplet or gemel (in English sonnets) or a [..]
Source: web.cn.edu

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Twist and turn:
To curve or change direction often.
Gifty Atidigah - 17 December 2019


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