Definitions

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  • n. Obsolete form of shawm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See shawm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See shawm.

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Examples

  • The musicians playing the virginal, the dulcimer, and the trilling shalm were familiar, but Gord couldn't recall their names.

    Night Arrant

  • [35] "The shalm, or shawm, was a wind instrument, like a pipe, with a swelling protuberance in the middle."

    Rookwood

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