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Scope note
Ancient single-string instruments, first mentioned in 5th century BCE Greece, used variously throughout history as a musical instrument, a device for measuring and demonstrating musical intervals, and an organ tuner's and piano tuner's adjunct.
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024