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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A medieval oboe.

Usage examples (31)
  • "shawm" was a musical instrument resembling the clarinet.
  • I think he also plays the crummhorn, or maybe the shawm.
  • At the Jolly Man, the minstrel sang and played his lute and shawm.
  • The piercing warbles from a reed shawm intermittently cut through the night. for more
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