In organ-building, an end having steel pipes of small-scale, and giving thin, incisive, notably string-like shades. The term was formerly put on a reed stop of delicate tone. See dulcian. Also referred to as dolcan.
the organ end having a tone of soft sweet string quality
An organ end with a sweet tone.
A sweet-toned stop of an organ.
In organ-building, a stop having steel pipelines of small-scale, and giving thin, incisive, notably string-like shades. The word was previously applied to a reed end of delicate tone. See dulcian. Also known as dolcan.
the organ end having a tone of soft nice string high quality
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