tirasse

noun
ti·​rasse | \ tə̇ˈras, -räs \
plural -s

Definition of tirasse

: a pedal coupler in an organ

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History and Etymology for tirasse

French, drawnet, pedal coupler, from tirasser to catch with a drawnet, augmentative of tirer to draw, pull, shoot

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“Tirasse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tirasse. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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