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The hinged cover protecting the keyboard of a piano.
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1. (Instruments) the hinged cover for a piano keyboard
2. a shutter with hinges at the bottom
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
fallboard- The hinged protective covering that protects the keyboard of a piano when it is not being played.
See also related terms for keyboard.
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|Noun||1.||fallboard - the hinged protective covering that protects the keyboard of a piano when it is not being played|
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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