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mandolin

noun [C/U]  /ˌmæn·dəˈlɪn/ us  
a musical instrument with eight strings and a rounded back that is held in the hands or on the knee and played by moving the fingers across the strings
Translations of “mandolin”
in Spanish mandolina…
in French mandoline…
in German die Mandoline…
in Chinese (Traditional) 曼陀林(一種樂器,有四組弦,背部呈圓形)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 曼陀林(一种乐器,有4组弦,背部呈圆形)…
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