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bouzouki

play
noun bou·zou·ki \bü-ˈzü-kē\

Definition of bouzouki

plural

bouzoukis

also

bouzoukia

play \-kē-ə\
  1. :  a long-necked stringed instrument of Greek origin that resembles a mandolin



Origin and Etymology of bouzouki

Modern Greek mpouzouki


First Known Use: 1952


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