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brass instrument

noun
1.
a musical wind instrument of brass or other metal with a cup-shaped mouthpiece, as the trombone, tuba, French horn, trumpet, or cornet.
Also called brass wind.
Origin of brass instrument
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55
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