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string instrument

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈstrɪŋˌɪn.strə.mənt/ (also stringed instrument)
a musical instrument with a set of strings that vibrate to produce sound when they are pulled, hit, or rubbed with a bow: Guitars, pianos, and cellos are different types of string instrument.
Translations of “string instrument”
in Chinese (Traditional) 絃樂器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弦乐器…
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