Words nearby organa
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noun, plural or·ga·na [awr-guh-nuh] /ˈɔr gə nə/, or·ga·nons.
Origin of organon
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noun, plural or·ga·na [awr-guh-nuh] /ˈɔr gə nə/, or·ga·nums.
- the doubling, or simultaneous singing, of a melody at an interval of either a fourth, a fifth, or an octave.
- the second part in such singing.
Origin of organum
Examples from the Web for organa
Vasa sunt, says Augustine of human troublers, alius utitur; organa sunt, alius tangit.The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians|G. G. Findlay
Again, I find exploited to the medical profession, through its own organa, a "sure cure for dropsy."The Great American Fraud|Samuel Hopkins Adams
We had passed the night at the hotel of the Libertad at Organa, where we both slept well enough.Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories|Henry Seton Merriman