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wind instrument

[wind] /wɪnd/
noun
1.
a musical instrument sounded by the breath or other air current, as the trumpet, trombone, clarinet, or flute.
Origin of wind instrument
1575-1585
First recorded in 1575-85
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wind instrument

/wɪnd/
noun
1.
any musical instrument sounded by the breath, such as the woodwinds and brass instruments of an orchestra
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