flügelhorn

noun
flü·gel·horn | \ ˈflü-gəl-ˌhȯrn , ˈflᵫ- \
variants: or fluegelhorn

Definition of flügelhorn 

: a valved brass instrument resembling a cornet but having a larger bore

Other words from flügelhorn

flügelhornist \ˈflü-gəl-ˌhȯr-nist, ˈflᵫ- \ noun

First Known Use of flügelhorn

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flügelhorn

German, from Flügel wing, flank + Horn horn; from its use to signal the flanking drivers in a battue

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