staccato speech stac·ca·to speech (stə-kä’tō)
Abrupt speech in which each syllable is produced separately, associated with multiple sclerosis.
- Stac compression
communications A data compression technique from STAC, used with modems. Stac compression is capable of compressing data by a factor of about four. [Details?] (1998-06-08)
noun 1. a male or female given name.
stab in the back stash 1
noun 1. any plant of the genus Stachys, esp S. lanata (lamb’s ears) and S. officinalis (betony) spike; an ear of corn, a convert at Rome whom Paul salutes (Rom. 16:9).