polychord

Polychord

Pol"y*chord\, a. [Gr. ?; poly`s many + ? string, cord.] Having many strings.
Webster's Revised

Polychord

Pol"y*chord\, n. (Mus.) (a) A musical instrument of ten strings. (b) An apparatus for coupling two octave notes, capable of being attached to a keyed instrument.
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