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stringed instrument

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Music
ldoce_322_fstringed instrumentˌstringed ˈinstrument noun [countable]  APMa musical instrument such as a violin, that produces sound from a set of strings
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stringed instrumentWriting music, the bottom line is that it's a stringed instrument but rhythmically you are playing a keyboard.Flittern Rattletrap hammered the strings of a low-throated stringed instrument, his feet stamping time.
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