gravicembalo

gravicembalo

[grav-i-chem-buh-loh, grah-vi-]
noun, plural gravicembali [grav-i-chem-buh-lee, grah-vi-] , gravicembalos.
a harpsichord.

Origin:
1855–60; < Italian, alteration of clavicembalo harpsichord (by association with grave heavy); see clavicembalo

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