noun Kop·pel·flö·te \ˈkäpəlˌflātə, -flə̄tə, G ˈkȯpəlˌflœ̅tə\

Definition of Koppelflöte



  1. :  an organ flute stop of usually 8′ pitch with a neutral tone suitable for combining with other stops

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Origin and Etymology of koppelflöte

German, from koppel tie, connection (from Middle High German koppel, kuppel, from Old French cople, couple pair, bond) + flöte flute, from Middle High German vloite, from Old French flaute, fleute — more at couple, flute

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