Bombarde

noun Bom·barde \ (ˈ)bōm¦bärd , (ˈ)bäm- \

Definition of Bombarde

plural Bombardes
: a powerful organ chorus reed stop of 8′ pitch with pipes of inverted conical shape; also : a manual from which this stop is played

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Origin and Etymology of bombarde

borrowed from French, literally,1bombard (musical instrument)


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