mute (def 10).
an obsolete member of the oboe family.
a soft stop on an organ or harmonium
another word for sordino
noun 1. See under dock4 (def 1). noun 1. any of various weedy plants belonging to the genus Rumex, of the buckwheat family, as R. obtusifolius (bitter dock) or R. acetosa (sour dock) having long taproots. 2. any of various other plants, mostly coarse weeds. noun 1. a wharf or pier 2. a space between […]
noun 1. leaven, especially fermented dough retained from one baking and used, rather than fresh yeast, to start the next. 2. a prospector or pioneer, especially in Alaska or Canada. 3. any longtime resident, especially in Alaska or Canada. adjective 4. leavened with sourdough: sourdough bread. adjective 1. (dialect) (of bread) made with fermented dough […]
- Sound blaster
hardware The best known family of sound cards for the IBM PC from Creative Labs. [Features? Models? Reference?] (1998-04-28)
noun 1. a brief, striking remark or statement excerpted from an audiotape or videotape for insertion in a broadcast news story. noun 1. a short pithy sentence or phrase extracted from a longer speech for use on radio or television soul sister A short, striking, quotable statement well suited to a television news program. For […]