Connected; tied; -- a term used when successive tones are to be produced in a closely connected, smoothly gliding manner. It is often indicated by a tie, thus &?;, &?;, or &?;, &?;, written over or under the notes to be so performed; -- opposed to staccato.
- In a smooth, even style without any noticeable break between the notes. Used chiefly as a direction.
- A legato passage or movement.