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harpsichord

noun [C] uk   /ˈhɑːp.sɪ.kɔːd/  us   /ˈhɑːrp.sɪ.kɔːrd/
a musical instrument similar to a piano. It was played especially in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Translations of “harpsichord”
in Vietnamese đàn clavico…
in Spanish clavicordio, clavicémbalo…
in Thai เครื่องดนตรีประเภทเปียโน…
in Malaysian hapsikod…
in French clavecin…
in German das Cembalo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羽管鍵琴, 大鍵琴…
in Indonesian harpsikor…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羽管键琴,古键琴…
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