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Princeton's WordNet

  1. saxhornnoun

    any of a family of brass wind instruments that resemble a bugle with valves


  1. saxhornnoun

    Any of a group of similar brass instruments, resembling a bugle in shape, but with valves


  1. Saxhorn

    The saxhorn is a family of valved brass instruments that have conical bores and deep cup-shaped mouthpieces. The saxhorn family was developed by Adolphe Sax, who is also known for creating the saxophone family. The sound of the saxhorn has a characteristic mellow tone quality and blends well with other brass.


  1. saxhorn

    A saxhorn is a brass instrument, part of a family of instruments invented by Adolphe Sax in the mid-19th century. They are characterized by conical bore, valves and a wide bell and often used in brass bands. They range in size from soprano to bass.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saxhornnoun

    a name given to a numerous family of brass wind instruments with valves, invented by Antoine Joseph Adolphe Sax (known as Adolphe Sax), of Belgium and Paris, and much used in military bands and in orchestras


  1. Saxhorn

    The saxhorn is a valved brass instrument with a conical bore and deep cup-shaped mouthpiece. The sound has a characteristic mellow quality, and blends well with other brass.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Saxhorn

    saks′horn, n. a brass wind-instrument having a long winding tube with bell opening, invented by Antoine or Adolphe Sax, of Paris, about 1840.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saxhorn in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saxhorn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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