Fernflöte

noun
Fern·flö·te | \ ˈfernˌflœ̅œ̅tə \

Definition of Fernflöte 

: a very soft flute stop in an echo organ of 4′ pitch or 8′ pitch

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History and Etymology for Fernflöte

German, from fern far (from Old High German ferrana from far, from ferro far) + flöte flute

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