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Meaning of PIANOFORTE

Pronunciation:  pee`anu'fowrtee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a stringed instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
 

PIANOFORTE is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: forte-piano, piano
 
 See Also: clavier, fallboard, fingerboard, grand, grand piano, keyboard, loud pedal, mechanical piano, percussion instrument, percussive instrument, piano keyboard, Pianola, player piano, soft pedal, soundboard, sounding board, stringed instrument, sustaining pedal, upright, upright piano

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: baby grand, cembalo, clarichord, clavicembalo, clavichord, clavicittern, clavicymbal, clavicytherium, clavier, concert grand, cottage piano, couched harp, dulcimer harpsichord, grand, grand piano, hammer dulcimer, harmonichord, harpsichord, Klavier, manichord, manichordon, melodion, melopiano, monochord, pair of virginals, parlor grand, pianette, pianino, piano, piano-violin, sostinente pianoforte, spinet, square piano, Steinway, upright, upright piano, violin piano, virginal
 

 

 

 

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