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British Dictionary definitions for chamber organ

chamber organ

noun
  1. music a small compact organ used esp for the authentic performance of preclassical music
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Historical Examples

  • To the same young lady I bequeath likewise my harpsichord, my chamber-organ, and all my music-books.

    Clarissa Harlowe, Volume 9 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • But who is that gentlemanly man leaning over the chamber-organ?

    Great Musical Composers

    George T. Ferris

  • At the upper end of it stands a chamber-organ on a cupboard, with a curtain drawn before it.