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English definition of “fretboard”


noun [C]     /ˈfret.bɔːd/ US  /-bɔːrd/
a long strip of wood on a musical instrument , such as a guitar , that has frets and against which the strings are pressed by the fingers in order to change the note that is played String instruments
(Definition of fretboard noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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