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- n. An organ's reed stop of a quality of tone resembling that of the oboe.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A certain reed stop in the organ, of a quality of tone resembling that of the oboe.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In organ-building, a reed-stop, or set of pipes with reeds, giving a tone like that of a clarinet.
French cromorne, from German Krummhorn ("crooked horn, cornet, an organ pipe turned like a trumpet"). (Wiktionary)