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violin

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌvɑɪ·əˈlɪn/
a small, wooden musical instrument with four strings that a player holds against his or her neck and plays with a bow (= stick with hairs attached to it), or this type of instrument generally
Translations of “violin”
in Arabic كَمان…
in Korean 바이올린…
in Malaysian violin, biola…
in French violon…
in Turkish keman…
in Italian violino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小提琴…
in Russian скрипка…
in Polish skrzypce…
in Vietnamese vĩ cầm…
in Spanish violín…
in Portuguese violino…
in Thai ไวโอลิน…
in German die Violine…
in Catalan violí…
in Japanese バイオリン…
in Indonesian biola…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小提琴…
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