nPolychord(Mus) A musical instrument of ten strings.
aPolychordHaving many strings.
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polychordHaving many chords or strings.
npolychordA musical instrument invented by F. Hillmer in 1799, but never generally used. It was shaped like a bass viol with a movable fingerboard, and had ten gut strings. It was played either with a bow, or by the fingers, like a lute.