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piano organ Line breaks: piano organ

Definition of piano organ in English:

noun

A mechanical piano constructed like a barrel organ.
Example sentences
  • Liszt had already tested the "piano-organ" on a visit to Paris in the autumn of 1853.
  • Reger, was the son of a school-teacher and amateur musician, who gave him instruction on the piano organ, and various string instruments.
  • The piano-organ remains all the summer outside, playing dance melodies.

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