coda mark

variants: or coda sign

Definition of coda mark

: a character consisting of a circle superimposed on a cross used in music to mark a part to be omitted in a repeated section and to direct the performer to skip from the sign to the coda

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“Coda mark.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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