stringed instrument

noun

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: a musical instrument (such as a guitar, violin, or piano) that has strings and that produces sound when the strings are touched or struck

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stringed instrument

noun
\ˈstriŋd-\

Kids Definition of stringed instrument

: a musical instrument (as a violin, guitar, or harp) sounded by plucking or striking or by drawing a bow across its tight strings

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