a musical keyboard instrument, as the harmonium or American organ, having small metal reeds through which air is forced to produce the sound.
a wind instrument, such as the harmonium, accordion, or harmonica, in which the sound is produced by reeds, each reed producing one note only
a type of pipe organ, such as the regal, in which all the pipes are fitted with reeds
noun 1. an organ pipe having a reed that is vibrated by air to produce the sound. noun 1. a wind instrument, such as a clarinet or oboe, whose sound is produced by a vibrating reed 2. an organ pipe sounded by a vibrating reed
- Reed-sternberg cell
Reed-Sternberg cell n. A giant binucleated or multinucleated acidophilic cell in the tissues in Hodgkin’s disease. Also called Sternberg-Reed cell.
noun 1. a set of reed pipes in a pipe organ. noun 1. an organ stop controlling a rank of reed pipes
verb (used with object), reeducated, reeducating. 1. to educate again, as for new purposes. 2. to educate for resumption of normal activities, as a disabled person. 3. to rehabilitate or reform through education, training, political indoctrination, etc.