Definición de ventil en inglés:


Saltos de línea: ven¦til
Pronunciación: /ˈvɛntɪl


  • 1A valve in a wind instrument.
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    • This facility imitates the ventils and may be used to quickly change the timbre of the sound to imitate the performance on two manuals.
  • 2A shutter for regulating the airflow in an organ.
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    • Changes in registration by means similar to those provided by the older ventils were still possible, however.
    • Langlais grimaced angrily, kicked open the ventils, leaned across as many keys as he could and almost blew the roof off.
    • The treble and bass pipes chest ventils for a particular type of pipe voice are connected or coupled together.


late 19th century: from German, from Italian ventile, from medieval Latin ventile 'sluice', from Latin ventus 'wind'.

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