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English definition of “bridge”

bridge

noun [C] (MUSICAL INSTRUMENT)   /brɪdʒ/
a small piece of wood on a musical instrument, such as a guitar or violin, over which strings are stretched
(Definition of bridge noun (MUSICAL INSTRUMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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