Definition of salicional in English:

salicional

noun

  • An organ stop with a soft reedy tone.

    • ‘The 4' Viola is extended from the 8' Salicional. The 2 2/3' Nazard is derived from the Salicional unit, and the 2' Violina is also from the 8' Salicional.’
    • ‘The Salicional is made of open, cylindrical, metal pipes. The mouths are small and have unusual ears, which are constructed in a similar manner to a tuning slide with splayed ends. The pipes are slotted and stamped “SAL”.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: from German Salicional, from Latin salix, salic- willow + the obscurely derived suffix -ional.

Pronunciation:

salicional

/səˈlɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/