ae·​o·​lod·​i·​con | \ ˌē-ə-ˈlä-də-kən \
variants: or less commonly aelodicon \ ē-​ˈlä-​də-​kən \ or aeolodion \ ˌē-​ə-​ˈlō-​dē-​ən \
plural -s

Definition of aeolodicon

1 : a keyboard wind musical instrument similar to the harmonium

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First Known Use of aeolodicon

1840, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for aeolodicon

Aeolus + melodicon or melodion

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The first known use of aeolodicon was in 1840

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“Aeolodicon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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