Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See voix céleste.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. an organ stop giving a gentle tremolo effect; the voix céleste

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • An organ stop of delicate stringlike quality, having for each finger key a pair of pipes, of which one is tuned slightly sharp to give a wavy effect to their joint tone.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an organ stop producing a gentle tremolo effect

Etymologies

New Latin vōx angelica : Latin vōx, voice + Late Latin angelica, feminine of angelicus, angelic.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin vox ("voice") + angelica ("angelic") (Wiktionary)

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