Cor de nuit

noun
\ ˌkȯ(r)dənˈwē, -dᵊn- \
plural -s

Definition of Cor de nuit

: a soft-toned organ flue stop of metal or wood usually of 4′ pitch or 8′ pitch

called also Night Horn

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History and Etymology for Cor de nuit

French, literally, night horn

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“Cor de nuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cor%20de%20nuit. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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