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  • adv. Plural form of con sordino. (With the mutes).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In music, a direction to perform a passage, if on the pianoforte, with the soft pedal held down, and if on the violin and brass instruments, with the mute on. It is sometimes abbreviated C. S.

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From Italian (Wiktionary)

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