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One entry found for xylophone.
Main Entry: xy·lo·phone
Pronunciation: primarystresszimacr-lschwa-secondarystressfomacrn
Function: noun
Etymology: from Greek xylo- "wood, of wood" (from xylon "wood") and English -phone "sound, a sound-producing device"
: a musical instrument consisting of a series of wooden bars varying in length and sounded by striking with two wooden hammers
- xy·lo·phon·ist /-secondarystressfomacr-nschwast/ noun
[xylophone illustration]

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