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metallophone

[ muh-tal-uh-fohn ]
/ məˈtæl əˌfoʊn /
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noun
any musical instrument consisting of a graduated series of metal bars that may either be struck by hammers operated manually or played with a keyboard.
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Origin of metallophone

First recorded in 1885–90; metallo- + -phone
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British Dictionary definitions for metallophone

metallophone
/ (mɛˈtæləˌfəʊn) /

noun
any of various musical instruments consisting of tuned metal bars struck with a hammer, such as the glockenspiel
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