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guitar

noun [C/U]  us   /ɡɪˈtɑr/
a musical instrument with usually six strings and a flat back that is held on the knee or by a strap worn over the shoulder and played by moving the fingers or a small piece of plastic across the strings, or this instrument generally: [C] an acoustic/electric guitar
Translations of “guitar”
in Arabic جيتار…
in Korean 기타…
in Malaysian gitar…
in French guitare…
in Turkish gitar…
in Italian chitarra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吉他,六弦琴…
in Russian гитара…
in Polish gitara…
in Vietnamese đàn ghi ta…
in Spanish guitarra…
in Portuguese guitarra, violão…
in Thai กีตาร์ เครื่องเล่นดนตรีประเภทดีด…
in German die Gitarre…
in Catalan guitarra…
in Japanese ギター…
in Indonesian gitar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吉他,六弦琴…
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