Saxhorn meaning

săks'hôrn'
Any of a family of valved brass wind instruments that resemble the bugle and have a full even tone and wide compass.
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Any of a group of valved brass band instruments, with a full, even tone and a wide range.
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(music) Any of a group of similar brass instruments, resembling a bugle in shape, but with valves.
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Origin of saxhorn

  • After Sax , surname of 19th-century Belgian instrument-making family
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition