WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
alt•horn  (althôrn′), 
n. 

    Music and Dancea valved brass musical instrument, varying in shape, that is the alto member of the cornet family. Also called alto horn, mellophone. 
Etymology:
  • alt + horn 1855–60


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

althorn /ˈæltˌhɔːn/ n
  1. a valved brass musical instrument belonging to the saxhorn or flügelhorn families



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