Origin of organ
OTHER WORDS FROM organin·ter·or·gan, adjectivemul·ti·or·gan, adjective
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How to use organ in a sentence
They would like someone’s brain-cell data safeguarded, just as our organs are.New technology can get inside your head. Are you ready?|Laura Sanders|February 11, 2021|Science News For Students
The recipient is still one person, but their new organ has different genes.
In our bodies, we have organs — structures that have specific jobs.
Yul Kwon currently works at Google, but he’s been a lawyer, political organizer, government regulator, organ donation activist, and Survivor winner.Yul Kwon (Part 2): “Hey, Do You Have Any Bright Ideas?” (People I (Mostly) Admire, Ep. 13)|Steven D. Levitt|February 6, 2021|Freakonomics
That process includes a mix of chemical activities that supports life in cells, organs and whole organisms.Space travel may harm health by damaging cells’ powerhouses|Jack J. Lee|February 5, 2021|Science News For Students
The brain, also an organ, is particularly sensitive to the loss of oxygen.
Indeed, the body would ultimately have rejected the organ transplant.Jon Stewart and 'Meet The Press' Would Have Been One Unhappy Marriage|Lloyd Grove|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But in Jersey City the fight goes on, with fabulous organ accompaniment.6 Must-Read Stories of Blondie, Spies and Riotous Feminists: The Best of The Beast|The Daily Beast|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the film starts, the organ sinks back down below the stage where the musician can be heard and not seen.
To easily switch between sounds, the organ is outfitted with dozens of preset buttons like the kind found in old radios.
But he forgot the stagnant town, the bald-headed man at the club window, the organ and "The Manola."Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
In the first case “I” stands for the person using it, and in the last case it means the organ of sight.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The primal rigidity of the straight line yields later on to the freedom of an organ.Children's Ways|James Sully
Of course there had been no organ in this church before, or the worthy deacon might have known more about it.
The flute, a component part of the organ, is one of the most ancient of musical instruments.
British Dictionary definitions for organ
- Also called: pipe organ a large complex musical keyboard instrument in which sound is produced by means of a number of pipes arranged in sets or stops, supplied with air from a bellows. The largest instruments possess three or more manuals and one pedal keyboard and have the greatest range of any instrument
- (as modifier)organ pipe; organ stop; organ loft