Viole Sordine


Vi·​ole Sor·​dine
: a soft-toned organ stop consisting of small conical pipes that imitates a muted viol

Word History


probably modification of French viole sourdine muted viol

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“Viole Sordine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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