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organ-harmonium

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A harmonium or reed-organ of great compass and power, designed to be used as a substitute for an organ.

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Examples

  • As often as an important improvement was introduced, the instrument changed its name, just as in our day the melodeon was improved into the harmonium, then into the organ-harmonium, and finally into the cabinet organ.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 117, July, 1867.

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