ALL meanings of aeolian harp

Ae·o·li·an harp
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  • noun aeolian harp a stringed instrument that produces a musical sound when a current of air or wind passes over the strings 3
  • noun aeolian harp 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 3
  • noun aeolian harp a box with an opening across which are stretched a number of strings of equal length that are tuned in unison and sounded by the wind. 1
  • noun aeolian harp (music) An open box over which strings are stretched that sound when the wind passes over them. 0
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