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Welsh harp

noun
1.
a type of harp in which the strings are arranged in three rows, used esp for the accompaniment of singing, improvisation on folk tunes, etc
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  • On short reflection she sees but one way to restore the broken bottle—by sending to the “welsh harp” for a whole one.

    Gwen Wynn Mayne Reid
  • We tore along at a tremendous rate after passing the welsh harp.

    Number Seventeen Louis Tracy
  • The “welsh harp” can provide beds for all, and sitting rooms besides.

    Gwen Wynn Mayne Reid
  • The "welsh harp" can provide beds for all, and sitting rooms besides.

    Gwen Wynn Mayne Reid
  • It got so called after a man the name o' Rugg, who once keeped the welsh harp and the ferry too.

    Gwen Wynn Mayne Reid
  • On short reflection she sees but one way to restore the broken bottle—by sending to the "welsh harp" for a whole one.

    Gwen Wynn Mayne Reid

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