noun mon·tre \ˈmōⁿtrə\

Definition of montre



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

  2. 2 :  pyrometric cone

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Origin and Etymology of montre

French, literally, show, display, from Middle French, from montrer to show, from Latin monstrare — more at muster

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to cast off or become cast off

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