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Definition of soft mute

soft mute
Media Me"di*a, n.; pl. Medi[ae] (-[=e]). [NL., fr. L. medius middle.] (Phonetics) One of the sonant mutes [beta], [delta], [gamma] (b, d, g), in Greek, or of their equivalents in other languages, so named as intermediate between the tenues, [pi], [tau], [kappa] (p, t, k), and the aspirat[ae] (aspirates) [phi], [theta], [chi] (ph or f, th, ch). Also called middle mute, or medial, and sometimes soft mute.

Meaning of soft mute from wikipedia

- across the strings, and some of them have physical mutes which produce a similar effect. Pianos have a soft pedal and occasionally a practice pedal, which...
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- The sound of the mute cornett is more flute-like than the regular cornett and far less incisive. The mute cornett's piano is very soft indeed and it may...
- is called for by the piece. When used as a verb, soft-pedal refers to the toning down, damping, muting or obscuring of a thing; it means to proceed in...
- contexts to represent two distinct phonemes that in English are called hard and soft ⟨g⟩. The sound of a hard ⟨g⟩ (which often precedes the non-front vowels ⟨a...
- telling a musician to use a mute. Con sordino can also refer to: An instruction for a pianist to use the soft pedal which mutes the instrument An instruction...
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- tempo di menuetto (at the speed of a minuet) ab (Ger.) off, organ stops or mutes abafando (Port.) muffled, muted abandon or avec (Fr.) free, unrestrained...
- pedal which allows its strings to ring or abruptly mutes them. Soft pedal Expression pedal Sostenuto Mute (music) Ripin, Edwin M. (2001). "Sustaining pedal"...