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Pronunciation : Cro*mor"na (kr-mr"n)
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [F. cromorne (cf. It. cromorno0, fr. G. krummhorn crooked horn, cornet, an organ pipe turned like a trumpet; krumm crooked + horn horn.] (Mus.)
Definition : Defn: A certain reed stop in the organ, of a quality of tone resembling that of the oboe. [Corruptly written cromona.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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