piano-organ

noun

plural piano-organs
: barrel piano
Those who lend their ears to the strains of the piano-organ will frequently hear played many of the Irish jigs …Proceedings of the Musical Association, 1908

Word History

First Known Use

1842, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of piano-organ was in 1842

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“Piano-organ.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piano-organ. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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