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organ

or·gan

organ

 
 
pronunciation:
or gn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a musical instrument consisting of a keyboard attached to a device that forces air through a number of pipes to produce a wide range of sounds; pipe organ.
 
synonyms:
pipe organ
definition 2: an instrument that resembles a pipe organ.
similar words:
barrel organ, hand organ, harmonium, hurdy-gurdy, melodeon, reed organ
definition 3: in a plant or animal, a specialized structure that performs a particular function, such as the heart.
similar words:
brain, ear, eye, gland, heart, kidney, liver, lung, part, penis, skin, stomach, tongue, uterus
definition 4: a publication, esp. one that represents a particular group.
synonyms:
mouthpiece, publication
similar words:
house organ, journal, paper, periodical, trade journal
derivation: organlike (adj.)
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broader category that includes organs
groups of organs
some descriptions of organs
some examples of organs
some functions of organs
some kinds of organs
some parts of organs
some things produced by organs