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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A percussion instrument consisting of a series of bars that are struck by hammers or a device controlled by a keyboard.

Usage examples (2)
  • Its formation is two xylophones (roneat ek and roneat thung, resprectively high and low registers), a metallophone
  • The glockenspiel - not to be confused with a xylophone - is the most well-known of the metallophone family of instruments. for more
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