Clar"i*net`(?), n. [F. clarinette, dim. of clarine, from L. clarus. See Clear, and cf. Clarion.] (Mus.) A wind instrument, blown by a single reed, of richer and fuller tone than the oboe, which has a double reed. It is the leading instrument in a military band. [Often improperly called clarionet.]
clarinettistn. a musician who plays the clarinet.
Cla*ri"no(?), n. [It. a trumpet.] (Mus.) A reed stop in an organ.
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