Meaning of “cello” in the English Dictionary

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cellonoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈtʃel·oʊ/ plural cellos

a large, wooden musical instrument with four strings which a player rests on the floor, holding it between the legs while sitting, and plays with a bow (= stick with hairs attached to it), or this type of instrument generally

noun [ C ] us /ˈtʃel·ɪst/

a cellist with the Chicago Symphony

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