Keraulophon

noun
Ke·​rau·​lo·​phon | \ kəˈrȯləˌfän \
variants: or less commonly Keraulophone \ -​fōn \
plural Keraulophons also Keraulophones

Definition of Keraulophon

: an organ flue stop of 8′ pitch with a soft, reedy tone

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History and Etymology for Keraulophon

keraulophon from German, from English keraulophone; keraulophone from Greek keras horn + aulos reed instrument like an oboe + English -phone

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“Keraulophon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Keraulophon. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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