from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A musical instrument in which the tones are produced by means of burning jets of hydrogen inclosed in graduated glass tubes. It was invented about 1875 by Frederic Kastner. Sometimes called
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A musical instrument in which the tones are produced by flames of hydrogen, or illuminating gas, burning in tubes of different sizes and lengths.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun music a
musical instrumentin which the sound is produced by flamesof gasin tubesof different length
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pyro- + -phone
See also his pyrophone, which I still think is his coolest creation aside from perhaps GuitarBot