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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 George Whitfield Andrews, Edward Dickinson, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall
Althorn — Cup Mouthpiece. Europe. Two forms of the tuba, the tenor in E flat or F, and the barytone in B flat, are given the name of Althorn.
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
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by Christine Ammer
althorn (ält′ horn) German. 1 A brass instrument, usually pitched in E-flat (a fifth below the cornet). Made in numerous shapes, it is used in German, Swiss, and East European bands.
by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.
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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.
Anagrams of ALTHORN
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- RON THAL
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