fu|ghet|ta «FYOO GEHT uh; Italian foo GEHT tah», noun.
Music. a short, condensed fugue, especially a fugue in which the subjects are introduced in succession, without discussion or stretto; free fugue.
[< Italian fughetta (diminutive) < fuga fugue]

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