the former name (until 1812) of Georgetown
1. Storage Allocation and Coding Program. 2. The company responsible for Stacker and stac compression. (http://stac.com/). (1998-06-08)
Music. 1. staccato. abbreviation 1. staccato
adjective 1. shortened and detached when played or sung: staccato notes. 2. characterized by performance in which the notes are abruptly disconnected: a staccato style of playing. Compare legato. 3. composed of or characterized by abruptly disconnected elements; disjointed: rapid-fire, staccato speech. adverb 4. in a staccato manner. noun, plural staccatos, staccati [stuh-kah-tee] /stəˈkɑ ti/ […]
noun 1. (in music notation) a dot, wedge, or vertical stroke over or under a note to indicate that it should be played staccato.