Carillon

Car"il*lon

(?), n. [F. carillon a chime of bells, originally consisting of four bells, as if fr.. (assumed) L. quadrilio, fr. quatuer four.]
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1. (Mus.) A chime of bells diatonically tuned, played by clockwork or by finger keys.
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2. A tune adapted to be played by musical bells.
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Ca*ri"na

(?), n. [L., keel.] 1. (Bot.) A keel. (a) That part of a papilionaceous flower, consisting of two petals, commonly united, which incloses the organs of fructification. (b) A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.
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2. (Zol.) The keel of the breastbone of birds.
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