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dulciana

[duhl-see-an-uh, -ah-nuh] /ˌdʌl siˈæn ə, -ˈɑ nə/
noun
1.
an organ stop having metal pipes and giving thin, incisive, somewhat stringlike tones.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; < Medieval Latin, equivalent to Latin dulci(s) sweet + -āna, feminine of -ānus -an
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dulciana

/ˌdʌlsɪˈɑːnə/
noun
1.
a sweet-toned organ stop, controlling metal pipes of narrow scale
Word Origin
C18: from Latin dulcis sweet
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