Definitions

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  • n. A system of organ stops in which the sound is caused by wind passing through a flue or fissure and striking an edge above; distinguished from reedwork.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A general name for organ stops in which the sound is caused by wind passing through a flue or fissure and striking an edge above; -- in distinction from reedwork.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In organ-building, all the flue-stops taken together, in distinction from the reed-stops or reed-work. Also flute-work.

Etymologies

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flue +‎ work

Examples

  • The first phase of the organ refurbishment, also carried out by Harrison and Harrison Ltd, saw the restoration and reinstallation of the Swell, Great fluework and Pedal Principal 32ft stop, and was completed as part of a major transformation of the Royal Festival Hall, which reopened in June 2007.

    London SE1 community website

  • The first phase of the organ refurbishment, the restoration and reinstallation of the Swell, Great fluework and Pedal Principal 32ft stop, was completed as part of the major transformation of the Royal Festival Hall, which reopened in June 2007.

    Music news, reviews, comment and features | guardian.co.uk

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