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wind instrumentnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​musicalinstrument whose ​sound is ​produced by ​blowing: Saxophones and ​flutes are ​windinstruments.
(Definition of wind instrument from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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wind instrumentnoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɪnd ˌɪn·strə·mənt/
a ​musical instrument whose ​sound is ​produced by ​blowing: Saxophones, ​clarinets, and ​flutes are wind instruments.
(Definition of wind instrument from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wind instrument”
in Chinese (Simplified) 管乐器, 吹奏乐器…
in Turkish nefesli saz, üflemeli çalgı…
in Russian духовой инструмент…
in Chinese (Traditional) 管樂器, 吹奏樂器…
in Polish instrument dęty…
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