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Yes, it is based after the musical term! I explained a bit about the naming in the Packet Pushers Podcast[1] (around the 6:40 mark)

Disclosure: I'm the creator of Ostinato

[1] http://packetpushers.net/podcast/podcasts/pq-show-52-using-o...




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