novachord

noun
no·​va·​chord | \ ˈnōvəˌkȯrd, -ȯ(ə)d \

Definition of novachord

: a musical instrument resembling a piano and electrically producing and controlling by means of vacuum tubes musical tones ranging in quality from those of the piano and organ to those of stringed and woodwind instruments

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“Novachord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/novachord. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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