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gravicembalo

[ grav-i-chem-buh-loh, grah-vi- ]
/ 藢gr忙v 瑟藞t蕛蓻m b蓹藢lo蕣, 藢gr蓱 v瑟- /
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noun, plural grav路i路cem路ba路li [grav-i-chem-buh-lee, grah-vi-], /藢gr忙v 瑟藞t蕛蓻m b蓹藢li, 藢gr蓱 v瑟-/, grav路i路cem路ba路los.
a harpsichord.
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Origin of gravicembalo

1855鈥60; <Italian, alteration of clavicembalo harpsichord (by association with grave heavy); see clavicembalo
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How to use gravicembalo in a sentence

  • F茅tis, in his Biographie Universelle des Musiciens, even states that he wrote sonatas for gravicembalo.

    The Pianoforte Sonata|J.S. Shedlock
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