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catgut

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈkæt.ɡʌt/
strong cord made from the dried intestines of animals, especially sheep, used for the strings of musical instruments
Translations of “catgut”
in Chinese (Traditional) (作琴弦用的)腸線…
in Chinese (Simplified) (作琴弦用的)肠线…
(Definition of catgut from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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