organ stop


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Noun1.organ stop - a graduated set of organ pipes of like tone qualityorgan stop - a graduated set of organ pipes of like tone quality
diapason, diapason stop - either of the two main stops on a pipe organ
dulciana - the organ stop having a tone of soft sweet string quality
flue stop - an organ stop with the tone of a flue pipe
organ pipe, pipework, pipe - the flues and stops on a pipe organ
reed stop - an organ stop with the tone of a reed instrument
sourdine - an organ stop resulting in a soft muted sound
voix celeste, vox angelica - an organ stop producing a gentle tremolo effect
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Aronnax," replied Captain Nemo, placing his fingers on the organ stops, "when all the natives of Papua are assembled on this shore, the Nautilus will have nothing to fear from their attacks."
The interior is a shimmer of chromed buttons and switches which include the traditional push-pull organ stop ventilation controls.
Wood and leather combine perfectly with the organ stop ventilation controls to deliver interior ergonomics that really are hard to beat and showcase British craftsmanship at its finest.
This car also has diamond knurling around the clock, the organ stop controls and circular air vents.
The eight-inch infotainment touchscreen is simple to use and the aluminium air vents with their organ stop adjusters and chrome bezels on the switches are classic Bentley.
And while these cars are state of the art, with features which include head-up display and night vision, there are still retro touches like the traditional organ stop switches for the air vents and the super slender leather steering wheel.
And while these cars are state-ofthe-art, with features which include head-up display and night vision, there are still retro touches like the traditional organ stop switches for the air vents and the super slender leather steering wheel.
Other nostalgic features the car has retained to reflect its heritage include the organ stop controls on the dashboard to adjust the air flow and an umbrella secreted into the edge of each of the front doors.
The Mulsanne Speed offers the Mulliner Driving Specification interior features fitted as standard, and include diamond quil-ted hide door panels and seats, indented hide headlining, embroidered Bentley emblems to all seats, a coined finish to interior door handles, knurling to the sports gear lever and 'organ stop' ventilation controls, and drilled alloy sports foot pedalsAvailable at Bentley dealers across the Middle East, customers can choose from 24 different hide colours, in six different colour splits, and ten different veneers (seven as cost options) when specifying their Mulsanne Speed.
He left college to study under Lyn Larsen at Organ Stop Pizza in Mesa, Ariz., which housed what some claim is the biggest Wurlitzer theater organ in the world.
The unique 'knurled' or 'coined' surface finish of the cool-metal interior door handles, 'Organ Stop' air ventilation controls and gear lever provide a highly tactile experience while giving extra grip.
But the conclusion's fireworks are so carefully circumvented, so writerly in observation "as if the organ stop of Plaintive had gotten stuck"), that the reader is left to ponder the title again, how the history of secrets still lives.