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staccato -- as in: played it staccato
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War and Peace
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  • While still in the anteroom Prince Andrew heard loud voices and a ringing staccato laugh—a laugh such as one hears on the stage.
  • Gervais laughed softly with a hissing chuckle, and Speranski in a high-pitched staccato manner.

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  • I love the music’s staccato notes.
  • a staccato command

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