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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A stringed instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds.

Usage examples (36)
  • The pianoforte is the most universal musical instrument of the civilized world.
  • It is not easy to say which of his many compositions for the pianoforte are the most important.
  • The open pianoforte was covered thickly with dust.
  • -- Different parts of a pianoforte and their uses. for more
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