plural -s
: a keyboard instrument resembling the adiaphonon but having tuning forks instead of steel bars

Word History


German, from New Latin adiaphonon

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of adiaphon was in 1883

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“Adiaphon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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