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Definition 1: a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for pianoforte in the sense of this definition

(pianoforte is a kind of ...) a musical instrument that is played by means of a keyboard

(pianoforte is a kind of ...) a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another

(pianoforte is a kind of ...) a musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound

(... is a kind of pianoforte ) a piano with a vertical sounding board

(... is a kind of pianoforte ) a piano with the strings on a horizontal harp-shaped frame; usually supported by three legs

(... is a kind of pianoforte ) a mechanically operated piano that uses a roll of perforated paper to activate the keys

(pianoforte is a part of ...) a pedal on a piano that lifts the dampers from the strings and so allows them to continue vibrating

(pianoforte is a part of ...) (music) resonator consisting of a thin board whose vibrations reinforce the sound of the instrument

(pianoforte is a part of ...) a pedal on a piano that moves the action closer to the strings and so soften the sound

(pianoforte is a part of ...) a bank of keys on a musical instrument

(pianoforte is a part of ...) action consisting of a system of levers that move a felt hammer to strike the strings when a key is depressed

(pianoforte is a part of ...) device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like

(pianoforte is a part of ...) the hinged protective covering that protects the keyboard of a piano when it is not being played

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