organ stop

Definitions of organ stop
  1. noun
    a graduated set of organ pipes of like tone quality
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    diapason, diapason stop
    either of the two main stops on a pipe organ
    dulciana
    the organ stop having a tone of soft sweet string quality
    flue stop
    an organ stop with the tone of a flue pipe
    reed stop
    an organ stop with the tone of a reed instrument
    sourdine
    an organ stop resulting in a soft muted sound
    voix celeste, vox angelica
    an organ stop producing a gentle tremolo effect
    vox humana
    an organ reed stop producing tones imitative of the human voice
    type of:
    organ pipe, pipe, pipework
    the flues and stops on a pipe organ
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