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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- An althorn in circular form sometimes used as a substitute for the French horn.

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  • I marched in the Cadets in 1975 ... mellophone ... and as one of the drum majors in the Empire State Express in '78.
  • Chris also scored superior category in mellophone solo individual talent contest in D.C.I. against all the division I teams so go Chris!
  • CHRISTIANSEN: One of the best mellophone players in the band had to learn to play with one hand, and teach Derek Reimer how to march and play.
  • By the way, our son will be on ESPN2 DCI(drum corps international) Sept.21 and 23 (check afternoon times) and he ranked 4th best mellophone player out of 20,000 Division... for more
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