American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See voix céleste.
GNU Webster's 1913
- (Music) An organ stop of delicate stringlike quality, having for each finger key a pair of pipes, of which one is tuned slightly sharp to give a wavy effect to their joint tone.
- n. an organ stop producing a gentle tremolo effect
- From Latin vox ("voice") + angelica ("angelic") (Wiktionary)
- New Latin vōx angelica : Latin vōx, voice + Late Latin angelica, feminine of angelicus, angelic. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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A list of pipe- and pedal-organ stops. These have variously and perhaps at times capriciously been named and labelled by organ builders in Latin, English, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, a...
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