legato definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Italian past participle of legare ; from Classical Latin ligare, to tie, bind: see leech
legato definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Musicadverb & adj. Abbr. leg.
Origin: Italian, past participle of legare, to bind, tie together, from Latin ligāre; see leig- in Indo-European roots.
legato - Computer Definition
(Legato Systems, Inc., Mountain View, CA, www.legato.com) A leading provider of storage management and high-availability software founded in 1988 and acquired by EMC Corporation in 2003. Legato software, including Celestra data management (data mining, data migration, etc.), NetWorker backup and recovery, GEMS reporting and Cluster, were integrated into EMC's product line. See EMC.