a town in N central France, a suburb NE of Paris.
an ancient Greek wind instrument, a double pipe played with a double reed. Historical Examples The probability is that both single and double reeds were at times used with the Greek aulos and the Roman tibia. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4 Various How then about makers of the flute (aulos) and players […]
noun a fear of flutes
a free-living plant growing on or in another plant.
(Aulus Persius Flaccus) a.d. 34–62, Roman satirist. Historical Examples Horace therefore, Juvenal, and Persius were no Prophets, although their lines did seem to indigitate and point at our times. The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 1 of 3) Thomas Browne A Stoic philosopher to whom Persius addresses his 5th Satire. Dryden’s Works (13 of […]