Meaning of “bassoon” in the English Dictionary


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bassoonnoun [ C/U ]

us /bəˈsun/

a tube-shaped musical instrument that produces low notes and is played by blowing through two reeds (= thin pieces of wood) and pressing keys on its front to produce notes, or this type of instrument generally; a woodwind

(Definition of “bassoon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)