rauschpfeife

noun rausch·pfei·fe \ˈrau̇shˌ(p)fīfə\

Definition of rauschpfeife

plural

rauschpfeifes

also

rauschpfeifen

  1. 1 :  any of various loud 16th-century German shawms with wind caps

  2. 2 Rauschpfeife :  an organ mixture stop with pipes of 2′ pitch and 1 13′ pitch

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Origin and Etymology of rauschpfeife

German, from rausch reed + pfeife pipe


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