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piccolonoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈpɪk·əˌloʊ/ (plural piccolos)
a very small musical instrument that is like a flute and plays high notes, or this type of instrument generally
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Translations of “piccolo”
in Spanish flautín…
in Vietnamese sáo kim…
in Malaysian pikolo…
in Thai ขลุ่ยสั้นชนิดหนึ่ง…
in French piccolo…
in German die Pikkoloflöte…
in Chinese (Simplified) 短笛…
in Indonesian suling…
in Chinese (Traditional) 短笛…
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