mechanical piano


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Noun1.mechanical piano - a mechanically operated piano that uses a roll of perforated paper to activate the keysmechanical piano - a mechanically operated piano that uses a roll of perforated paper to activate the keys
forte-piano, piano, pianoforte - a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
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In the bar in which Strickland and Nichols sat a mechanical piano was loudly grinding out dance music.
The mechanical piano near the door played through a valse cheekily, then fell silent all at once, as if gone grumpy.
Nikita Mikhalkov's film Unfinished Play for Mechanical Piano (or An Unfinished Piece for a Piano Player) was produced at Mosfilm Studio in 1977, and gained recognition not only in the Soviet Union, but also abroad.

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