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clarinet

noun [C/U]  us   /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
noun [C] (also clarinettist)  us   /ˌklær·əˈnet̬·əst/
He’s a respected jazz clarinetist.
Translations of “clarinet”
in Arabic الكلارينت (آلهة موسيقِيّة)…
in Korean 클라리넷…
in Malaysian klarinet…
in French clarinette…
in Turkish klarnet…
in Italian clarinetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 單簧管, 黑管…
in Russian кларнет…
in Polish klarnet…
in Vietnamese kèn clarinet…
in Spanish clarinete…
in Portuguese clarineta…
in Thai เครื่องดนตรีประเภทเป่าชนิดหนึ่ง (แคลริเน็ท)…
in German die Klarinette…
in Catalan clarinet…
in Japanese クラリネット…
in Indonesian klarinet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 单簧管, 黑管…
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