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alphorn

[alp-hawrn] /ˈælpˌhɔrn/
noun
1.
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alphorn

/ˈælpˌhɔːn/
noun
1.
(music) a wind instrument used in the Swiss Alps, consisting of a very long tube of wood or bark with a cornet-like mouthpiece
Word Origin
C19: from German Alpenhorn Alps horn
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