Meaning of “clarinet” in the English Dictionary

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clarinetnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌklær.ɪˈnet/ us /ˌkler.ɪˈnet/

(Definition of “clarinet” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clarinetnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌklær·əˈnet/

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

noun [ C ] also clarinettist us /ˌklær·əˈnet̬·əst/

He’s a respected jazz clarinetist.

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