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Meaning of “xylophone” in the English Dictionary

"xylophone" in British English

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xylophonenoun [C]

uk   /ˈzaɪ.lə.fəʊn/  us   /-foʊn/
a ​musicalinstrument consisting of ​flatwoodenbars of different ​lengths that are ​hit with ​sticks
(Definition of xylophone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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xylophonenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈzɑɪ·ləˌfoʊn/
a ​musicalinstrument of ​flat, ​woodenbars of different ​lengths that ​producenotes when ​hit with ​sticks
(Definition of xylophone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “xylophone”
in Korean 실로폰…
in Arabic الإكسيليفون (آلة موسيقِيّة)…
in Malaysian zilofon…
in French xylophone…
in Russian ксилофон…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木琴…
in Italian xilofono…
in Turkish zaylafon (müzik aleti)…
in Polish ksylofon…
in Spanish xilófono…
in Vietnamese đàn phiến gỗ…
in Portuguese xilofone…
in Thai เครื่องดนตรีลักษณะคล้ายระนาด…
in German das Xylophon…
in Catalan xilòfon…
in Japanese 木琴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 木琴…
in Indonesian silofon…
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