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English noun: sustaining pedal

1. sustaining pedal (artifact) a pedal on a piano that lifts the dampers from the strings and so allows them to continue vibrating

Synonymsloud pedal

Broader (hypernym)foot lever, foot pedal, pedal, treadle

Part meronymforte-piano, piano, pianoforte

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