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trombonenoun [C]

uk   /trɒmˈbəʊn/ us   /trɑːmˈboʊn/
trombonist
noun [C] uk   /trɒmˈbəʊ.nɪst/ us   /trɑːmˈboʊ.nɪst/
someone who plays a trombone: My cousin is a jazz trombonist.
(Definition of trombone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trombonenoun [C/U]

us   /trɑmˈboʊn/
a long, brass musical instrument with a U-shaped piece that is slid in and out of the main part of the instrument to vary the notes and played by blowing into it, or this type of instrument generally; a horn
(Definition of trombone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trombone”
in Korean 트롬본…
in Arabic الترومبون (آلة موسيقِيّة)…
in Malaysian trombon…
in French trombone…
in Russian тромбон…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長號, 伸縮長號…
in Italian trombone…
in Turkish trombon…
in Polish puzon…
in Spanish trombón…
in Vietnamese kèn Trompon…
in Portuguese trombone…
in Thai ทรอมโบน…
in German die Posaune…
in Catalan trombó…
in Japanese トロンボーン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长号, 伸缩长号…
in Indonesian trombon…
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