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Polish translation of “instrumental”

instrumental

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪnstrəˈmentəl/
be instrumental in sth/doing sth to be one of the main people or things that make something happen
mieć istotny wkład w coś
Mikan was instrumental in establishing professional basketball in the US.Affecting and influencing
involving only musical instruments, and no singing
instrumentalny
Types of music
(Definition of instrumental from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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