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(Music / Instruments) US and Canadian a steam organ
[after Calliope (literally: beautiful-voiced)]
(Myth & Legend / Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the Muse of epic poetry
cal•li•o•pe (kəˈlaɪ ə pi; for 1 also ˈkæl iˌoʊp)
1. a musical instrument consisting of a set of harsh-sounding steam whistles that are activated by a keyboard.
2. (cap.) the Muse of heroic poetry.
[1855–60, Amer.; < Latin < Greek Kalliópē]
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