adverb (or adjective) stac·ca·tis·si·mo \ˌstäkəˈtisəˌmō\

Definition of staccatissimo

  1. :  in a sharper and more detached staccato manner —used as a direction in music

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Origin and Etymology of staccatissimo

Italian, from staccato + -issimo, suffix denoting a high degree of (from Latin -issimus, superlative suffix)

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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