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staccato
used in The Fountainhead

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

or:

sounds that are short and crisp
  • So that it seemed as if the slow rhythm of the rising fields had been picked up, stressed, accelerated and broken into the staccato chords of the finale.
    4.9 — Part 4 Chapter 9 (3% in)

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