Clavicembali

clavicembalo

[klav-i-chem-buh-loh]
noun, plural clavicembali [klav-i-chem-buh-lee] .
a harpsichord.

Origin:
1730–40; < Italian < Medieval Latin clāvicymbalum, equivalent to Latin clāvi(s) key + cymbalum cymbal

clavicembalist, noun
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clavicembalo (ˌklævɪˈtʃɛmbələʊ)
 
n , pl -los
another name for harpsichord
 
[C18: from Italian, from Medieval Latin clāvis key + cymbalumcymbal]

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