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harpsichord

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noun harp·si·chord \ˈhärp-si-ˌkȯrd\

Simple Definition of harpsichord

  • : a musical instrument that is similar to a piano but with strings that are plucked rather than struck

Full Definition of harpsichord

  1. :  a stringed instrument resembling a grand piano but usually having two keyboards and two or more strings for each note and producing tones by the plucking of strings with plectra

harp·si·chord·ist play \-ˌkȯr-dist\ noun


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