Clavier Definition

Define what is Clavier?

1. clavier, piano keyboard, fingerboard (noun)

a bank of keys on a musical instrument.


    keyboard noun
    device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like.

    2. Klavier, clavier (noun)

    a stringed instrument that has a keyboard.

      Synonyms: Klavier

      keyboard instrument noun
      a musical instrument that is played by means of a keyboard.

      stringed instrument noun
      a musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound.


      cembalo, harpsichord noun
      a clavier with strings that are plucked by plectra mounted on pivots.

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