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English definition of “wind instrument”

wind instrument

noun [C]  /ˈwɪnd ˌɪn·strə·mənt/
a musical instrument whose sound is produced by blowing: Saxophones, clarinets, and flutes are wind instruments.
(Definition of wind instrument noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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