noun, plural haut·bois.
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There are others as beautiful as the sound of hautbois, and the sound itself is a colour which is like green corn.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
Musettes de Poitou; probably the cornemuses used in concert with the Hautbois de Poitou.
They danced in the castle courtyard, under our balcony, to the sound of hautbois and bagpipes.The Memoirs of Madame de Montespan, Complete|Madame La Marquise De Montespan
His method of treating the organ is wonderful, and his idea of the ritournello Sur le Jeu de hautbois is charming.Musical Memories|Camille Saint-Sans
Seeking food at the Cat and Hautbois in that village, they blundered upon the same troop at dinner in the square about the inn.Chivalry|James Branch Cabell