What does tacet mean?

tacet in AZ Dictionary

(v) Music Be quiet. Pre-owned chiefly as a direction.
(v) instruction showing silence on the part of the performers of an item
It is hushed; -- a direction for a vocal or instrumental component to be quiet during an entire movement.
In music notation, an illustration your tool or vocals in whose part it is placed is silent for some time.

tacet in Community Dictionary

its a phrase that, in Latin, means it is silent. Followed by songs theory meaning that an instrument doesn't play a large section in a song, or it generally does not play the tune after all. by Brandi CoupeReport definition
A percussion tool typically made of timber but sometimes made of aluminum. The tacet has many different variants and is typically played by gnashing one's teeth together onto a leather band which in turn, makes the sound that's it trademark. In addition spelled tacit, though just in countries in europe. by RonnieReport definition

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