panharmonicon


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panharmonicon

(ˌpænhɑːˈmɒnɪkɒn)
n
(Instruments) a mechanical instrument that imitates orchestral sounds
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The author's "Epilogue: Orchestral Alchemy" strives to pull all of the various and colorful threads of her narrative together with a reference to Johann Nepo-muk Maelzel's panharmonicon.
In response to Unitarian homiletic discourse, for example, Emerson sought to develop his verbal skills through an inclusive approach to all modes of speech, especially by analogy to the organ-like panharmonicon.