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cello

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃel.əʊ/ us    /-oʊ/ ( plural cellos) ( formal violoncello)
B2 a wooden musical instrument with four strings, that is held vertically between the legs and is played by moving a bow across the strings
Translations of “cello”
in Korean 첼로…
in Arabic تشيللو…
in French violoncelle…
in Turkish çello…
in Italian violoncello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大提琴…
in Russian виолончель…
in Polish wiolonczela…
in Spanish violonchelo…
in Portuguese violoncelo…
in German das Cello…
in Catalan violoncel…
in Japanese チェロ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大提琴…
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