barytone

noun bary·tone \ˈber-ə-ˌtōn, ˈba-rə-\

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  1. 1 :  a male singing voice of medium compass between bass and tenor; also :  a person having this voice

  2. 2 :  a member of a family of instruments having a range between tenor and bass; especially :  the baritone saxhorn or baritone saxophone


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