percussion stop

noun

Definition of percussion stop

1 : a draw-knob in the reed organ by which a mechanism is made to strike a reed as it is sounded to give promptness and force to its tone
2 : a pipe-organ stop (as the xylophone) whose tone is produced by striking

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“Percussion stop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/percussion%20stop. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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