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Bombardon

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Noun

1. bombardon, helicon

a tuba that coils over the shoulder of the musician

2. bombard, bombardon

a large shawm; the bass member of the shawm family

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Bombardon

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noun
1. 
a brass instrument of the tuba type, similar to a sousaphone
2. 
a 16-foot bass reed stop on an organ

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Bombardon

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noun
1. 
an early type of bassoon
2. 
a bass or contrabass tuba, used in military bands

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Bombardon

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n.
1. A brass instrument resembling a tuba but with a lower pitch; a bass or contrabass tuba.
2. A 16- or 32-foot reed stop on an organ.

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