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English definition of “instrument”

instrument

noun [C] (MUSIC)    /ˈɪn.strə.mənt/ (also musical instrument)
A2 an object, such as a piano, guitar, or drum, that is played to produce musical sounds: Which instrument do you play?Musical instruments in general
(Definition of instrument noun (MUSIC) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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