Bombarde

noun
Bom·​barde | \ (ˈ)bōm¦bärd, (ˈ)bäm- \
plural Bombardes

Definition of Bombarde

: 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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History and Etymology for Bombarde

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

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“Bombarde.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bombarde. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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