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vibraphone

noun [C] uk   /ˈvaɪ.brə.fəʊn/  us   /-foʊn/ (informal vibes )
a musical instrument consisting of a frame with a set of metal bars in it that you hit. The bars have electrical devices attached to them that make them vibrate so that they produce musical notes that seem to shake slightly.
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Translations of “vibraphone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電顫琴,顫音琴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电颤琴,颤音琴…
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