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Noun: bombardon  'bóm-bu(r),dón or bóm'baa(r)-dun or 'bóm,baa(r)-dun
  1. A tuba that coils over the shoulder of the musician
    - helicon
  2. A large shawm; the bass member of the shawm family
    - bombard

Derived forms: bombardons

Type of: bass, bass horn, shawm, sousaphone, tuba

Encyclopedia: Bombardon