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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 Arabic تشيللو…
in Korean 첼로…
in Malaysian selo…
in French violoncelle…
in Turkish çello…
in Italian violoncello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大提琴…
in Russian виолончель…
in Polish wiolonczela…
in Vietnamese đàn xe lô…
in Spanish violonchelo…
in Portuguese violoncelo…
in Thai ครื่องสายประเภทหนึ่งมีลักษณะคล้ายไวโอลินขนาดใหญ่…
in German das Cello…
in Catalan violoncel…
in Japanese チェロ…
in Indonesian celo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大提琴…
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