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trombone

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English

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA: /ˌtrɑmˈbon/

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:it language|Template:lang:it]][[Category:Template:lang:it derivations]] trombone, from tromba + augmentative suffix -one.

Noun

Singular
trombone

Plural
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  1. A musical instrument in the brass family, having a cylindrical bore, and usually a sliding tube (but sometimes piston valves, and rarely both). Most often refers to the tenor trombone, which is the most common type of trombone and has a fundamental tone of B♭ˌ (contra B♭).

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French

Pronunciation

Noun

trombone m. (plural trombones)

  1. trombone
  2. paper clip

Verb

trombone

  1. first person singular of tromboner

Italian

Noun

trombone m. (plural tromboni)

  1. trombone

Norwegian

Noun

trombone c.

  1. trombone

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