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krumm·hornor crum·horn (krŭm′hôrn′)
A wind instrument of the Renaissance with a curving tube and a double reed.
[German : krumm, crooked (from Middle High German krump, krum, from Old High German krump) + Horn, horn; see alpenhorn.]
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(Instruments) a variant spelling of crumhorn
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|Noun||1.||krummhorn - a Renaissance woodwind with a double reed and a curving tube (crooked horn)|
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