electronic organ

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electronic organ
 
n
music See also synthesizer an electrophonic instrument played by means of a keyboard, in which sounds are produced and amplified by any of various electronic or electrical means

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electronic organ

keyboard musical instrument in which tone is generated by electronic circuits and radiated by loudspeaker. This instrument, which emerged in the early 20th century, was designed as an economical and compact substitute for the much larger and more complex pipe organ.

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