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English definition of “clarinet”

clarinet

noun [C/U]    /ˌklær·əˈnet/
a tube-shaped musical instrument that is played by blowing through a single reed (= thin piece of wood ) and pressing keys on its front to produce notes , or this type of instrument generally ; a woodwind clarinetist (also clarinettist)    /ˌklær·əˈnet̬·əst/ noun [C] He’s a respected jazz clarinetist.
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