noun ad·i·aph·o·non \ˌa-dē-ˈa-fə-ˌnän\

Definition of adiaphonon



  1. :  a keyboard instrument resembling the piano but having steel bars instead of strings

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Origin and Etymology of adiaphonon

New Latin, from 2a- + Greek diaphōnon, neuter of diaphōnos discordant — more at diaphony

First Known Use: 1819

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to cast off or become cast off

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