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n. - Bowed, stringed musical instrument

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Usage examples (37)
  • If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. Therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.
  • Campaign to get new students to enrol in violin classes.
  • The magic violin is given to her and she is able to play it from the heart.
  • And so it wasn't like I ever said oh, you know, violin is not my true love or is my true love.
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