bombardon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French bombardon, from Italian bombardone.

Noun[edit]

bombardon (plural bombardons)

  1. (music) A brass instrument, the bass version of the tuba.
  2. (music) A bass instrument of the shawm family
  3. A organ pedal stop at 32' pitch which imitates the sound of the above mentioned instruments.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French, from Italian bombardone

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: bom‧bar‧don

Noun[edit]

bombardon m (plural bombardons, diminutive bomdardonnetje n)

  1. bombardon, certain bass instruments

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian bombardone

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bombardon m (plural bombardons)

  1. bombardon, certain bass instruments, notably a tuba

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