swell pedal

noun

Definition of swell pedal

: a pedal that operates an organ swell usually by working a balanced lever mechanism that opens or shuts the louvers of the swell box

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“Swell pedal.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swell%20pedal. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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