Definitions

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  • n. A trumpet-like wind instrument used in European music of the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods.

Etymologies

Old French cornet. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • Instruments include the rich-toned lirone (a 12-string gamba, played like a cello, that produces multi-string chords), recorders, guitars, harpsichord, theorbos (long-necked lutes) and cornett (a curved, wooden wind instrument not to be confused with the trumpetlike cornet).

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