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 for tempo
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tempo \Tem"po\, n. [It., fr. L. tempus. See Tense, n.] (Mus.)
     The rate or degree of movement in time.
     [1913 Webster]
     A tempo giusto (j[=oo]s"t[-o]) [It.], in exact time; --
        sometimes, directing a return to strict time after a tempo
     Tempo rubato. See under Rubato.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
           [syn: tempo, pacing]
      2: the rate of some repeating event [syn: tempo, pace]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  47 Moby Thesaurus words for "tempo":
     andante tempo, arrhythmia, beat, beating, cadence, compound time,
     drumming, duple time, flutter, heartbeat, heartthrob, largo,
     march tempo, measure, mixed times, momentum, pace, palpitation,
     pitapat, pitter-patter, presto, pulsation, pulse, rag, ragtime,
     rat-a-tat, rataplan, rate, rhythm, rubato, sextuple time,
     simple time, speed, staccato, syncopation, syncope, tempo rubato,
     three-quarter time, throb, throbbing, time, time pattern, timing,
     triple time, triplet, two-four time, waltz time

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

      The original code name for Mac OS version

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     A programming language with simple syntax and semantics
     designed for teaching semantic and pragmatic aspects of
     programming languages.
     ["TEMPO: A Unified Treatment of Binding Time and Parameter
     Passing Concepts in Programming Languages", N.D. Jones et al,
     LNCS 66, Springer 1978].

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