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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The aperture of a wind instrument into which the player blows directly.

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  • On the York River, near its embouchure, is the little port of Yorktown, famous for the surrender of Lord Cornwallis to the American forces in 1781.
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  • Miles Davis helps Jeanne Moreau develop her embouchure for more
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