stringholder

[string-hohl-der]

noun

an oblong piece of wood at the lower end of the body of a viol or other stringed instrument to which the strings are attached.

Nearby words

  1. stringent,
  2. stringently,
  3. stringer,
  4. stringer bead,
  5. stringhalt,
  6. stringing,
  7. stringpiece,
  8. strings,
  9. strings attached,
  10. stringy

Origin of stringholder


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