from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In organ-building, a flute-stop giving soft but very resonant tones.
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Garth had returned to the second verse, and was singing again, to a waldflute accompaniment, "Enable with perpetual light --."
Memory's pearls, in all the purity of their gleaming preciousness, were counted one by one by the flute and dulciana; and the sadder tones of the waldflute proclaimed the finding of the cross.