bass clarinet

noun

: a large clarinet that is lower in pitch by an octave than the ordinary B-flat clarinet

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“Bass clarinet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bass%20clarinet. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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