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cornett

/kɔːˈnɛt/
noun
1.
a musical instrument consisting of a straight or curved tube of wood or ivory having finger holes like a recorder and a cup-shaped mouthpiece like a trumpet
Word Origin
from Old French cornet a little horn, from corn horn, from Latin cornū
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  • These included the cornett, serpent, ophicleide and keyed trumpet.

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