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silent

Cinema
1. denoting a film that has no accompanying soundtrack, esp one made before 1927, when such soundtracks were developed
2. a silent film
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take thy music from the dead, Whose silentness is sweeter; Reserve thy tears for living brows, For whom such tears are meeter; And leave the violets in the grass, To brighten where thou treadest.
of silentness, a hovering, almost a penitent hesitation, an