Definition of Lyricon

1. an electronic wind instrument [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lyricon

lyricalnesses
lyricise
lyricised
lyricises
lyricising
lyricism
lyricisms
lyricist
lyricists
lyricize
lyricized
lyricizes
lyricizing
lyrick
lyricless
lyricon (current term)
lyricons
lyrics
lyrid
lyrie
lyriferous
lyriform
lyrism
lyrisms
lyrist
lyrists
lysaemia
lysate
lysates
lysdexia

Literary usage of Lyricon

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1. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge edited by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1864)
"The organo- lyricon is an extremely complex instrument of French invention, much on the principle of the organ, but combining more distinctly a great ..."

2. Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1851)
"Finally Marcianus Capella, in the fifth century, wrote, in barbarous language, a sort of encyclopaedia, under the name of Sa- lyricon (on account of the ..."

3. The American History and Encyclopedia of Music by Janet M. Green, Josephine Thrall (1908)
"Abbr. O. órgano di campana (or-gä'-nö de käm-pä'-nä) It. Literally, in the organ: an old term for music in more than two parts. organo-lyricon ..."

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