montre

noun
mon·​tre | \ ˈmōⁿtrə \
plural montres

Definition of montre

1 Montre plural Montres : the Principal (see principal entry 2 sense 2g(2)) stop of a French organ at 8′ pitch or 16′ pitch with its displayed pipes

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History and Etymology for montre

French, literally, show, display, from Middle French, from montrer to show, from Latin monstrare

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“Montre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/montre. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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