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open diapason

noun

  1. diapason4


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Word History and Origins

Origin of open diapason1

First recorded in 1870–75

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Example Sentences

There was also a posaune, a 32 ft. open diapason, and a mixture of 10 ranks.

Their stop is the open diapason, and their harmony is the harmony of large intervals and full chords.

They are of several kinds, as open diapason, stopped diapason, double diapason.

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