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staccato
used in Leaves of Grass

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Definition
in music, the separating notes by cutting them short and crisp

or:

sounds that are short and crisp
  • Long varied train of an emblem, dabs of music, Fingers of the organist skipping staccato over the keys of the great organ.
    Book 12 — Song of the Broad-Axe (3% in)

There are no more uses of "staccato" in Leaves of Grass.

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