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Definition of the noun althorn
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noun - plural: althorns
- [musical instruments] An alto or tenor saxhorn
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by Edward Dickinson, George Whitfield Andrews, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall
Althorn (alt'-horn) Ger. n. An instrument of the saxhorn variety, used only in wind bands. It is usually tuned in E flat or F, and is provided with valves by means of which half tones may be produced. Although less fine in tone than the French horn ...
by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland
ALTHORN, a tenor instrument of the SAXHORN family, usually standing in Et> or F. It is used almost exclusively in military and brass bands, and often replaces the French horn, for which, however, it is a poor substitute as regards tone.
by Hugo Riemann
Althorn (in E7), and Tenorhorn (in B5), all of which are only employed in wind bands; they are despised by the orchestra of the ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
cloth _ DOS SAL, HAPLOMA screen _ REREDOS shelf _ GRADIN, RETABLE top _ MENSA alter _ VARY, AMEND, ADJUST alternate _ VARY, OTHER, CHANGE alto horn _ ALTHORN, SAXHORN alumnus _ ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
traverse, weaken \ althorn mellophone, saxhorn although albeit, notwithstanding, though, while altimeter alimetry, barograph, height-finder, hypsometer altitude apex, ceiling, elevation, eminence, height, loftiness, peak, pitch, stature, summit, ...
by Oxford University Press
althorn .hartshorn .leghorn . greenhorn .bighorn .inkhorn . tinhorn . windborne .foghorn . longhorn .Shorthorn . Shoehorn .Flügelhorn . bullhorn . alpenhorn .Matterhorn . acorn .seedcorn .sweetcorn . barleycorn . unicorn . Capricorn ...
by Don Michael Randel
Althorn [Gen]. See Alto horn. Altissimo [Lt.]. See Alt (2). Altistin [Ger.]. A contralto singer.
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Scrabble value of A1L1T1H4O1R1N1
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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