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Clarion

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Clarion

Postby admin » Mon Jan 23, 2017 12:22 pm

\KLAR-ee-uh n\
adjective
1. clear and shrill: the clarion call of a battle trumpet.

noun
1. an ancient trumpet with a curved shape.
2. the sound of this instrument.
3. any similar sound.

Quotes
At the first clarion call of the old rooster behind the cabin, her eyes opened wide and a happy thrill tingled her from head to foot ...
-- John Fox Jr., The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, 1908
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