What is the meaning of the furniture term Clavichord?

Early keyboard musical instrument, the forerunner of the modern piano. A clavichord is a type of musical instrument that falls under the category of keyboard instruments. It is a small, rectangular-shaped stringed instrument that is used to produce sound by pressing the keys, which then move metal tangents to strike the strings. The clavichord was popular during the Renaissance and Baroque periods and was often used for solo performances and for practicing musical compositions.
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