16′ pitch

noun
variants: or less commonly sixteen-foot pitch or 16-foot pitch

Definition of 16′ pitch

: one octave below the normal pitch of a given key on the organ The Waldhorn is a reed stop often of 16′ pitch.

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“16′ pitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/16%E2%80%B2%20pitch. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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