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xylophone

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noun xy·lo·phone \ˈzī-lə-ˌfōn also ˈzi-\

Simple Definition of xylophone

  • : a musical instrument that has a set of wooden bars of different lengths that are hit with hammers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of xylophone

  1. :  a percussion instrument consisting of a series of wooden bars graduated in length to produce the musical scale, supported on belts of straw or felt, and sounded by striking with two small wooden hammers

xylophonist play \-ˌfō-nist\ noun

XYLOPHONE Defined for Kids

xylophone

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noun xy·lo·phone \ˈzī-lə-ˌfōn\

Definition of xylophone for Students

  1. :  a musical instrument consisting of a series of wooden bars of different lengths that are struck by special mallets to produce musical notes





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