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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Largest and lowest member of the violin family adj. - Pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range.

Usage examples (38)
  • contrabass or double-bass clarinet
  • Adjective : a contrabass trombone
  • Jun, writes from Holland (I think), saying: Recently, I've built my own electronic upright bass (aka contrabass).
  • Finally, the contrabass tubas in B flat, and in C, for for more
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