harmonium definition

  • noun:
    • An organlike keyboard instrument that produces tones with no-cost material reeds actuated by atmosphere forced from a bellows.
    • a little keyboard instrument composed of some reed pipelines which noise whenever environment is permitted to pass through them by means of a valve that opens when a key is depressed.
    • A musical tool, resembling a small organ and particularly created for church music, where the shades are produced by forcing environment through a bellows so as to cause the vibration of free metallic reeds. It is currently made out of some keyboards, and has now pedals and stops.
    • the forms of the reed-organ (which see).
    • a free-reed instrument for which atmosphere is forced through reeds by bellows

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