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Aeolian Harp

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Noun

1. aeolian harp, aeolian lyre, wind harp

a harp having strings tuned in unison; they sound when wind passes over them

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Aeolian Harp

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noun
a stringed instrument that produces a musical sound when a current of air or wind passes over the strings
. Also called: wind harp

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Aeolian Harp

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a box with an opening in it across which gut strings of varying thickness are stretched, tuned in unison: when air blows over them, the strings produce varying harmonies

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Aeolian Harp

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n.
An instrument consisting of an open box over which are stretched strings that sound when the wind passes over them. Also called wind harp.

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