noun Bom·barde \(ˈ)bōm¦bärd, (ˈ)bäm-\

Definition of Bombarde



  1. :  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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