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OTHER WORDS FROM xylophonexy·lo·phon·ic [zahy-luh-fon-ik], /ˌzaɪ ləˈfɒn ɪk/, adjectivexy·lo·phon·ist [zahy-luh-foh-nist, zahy-lof-uh-nist, zi-], /ˈzaɪ ləˌfoʊ nɪst, zaɪˈlɒf ə nɪst, zɪ-/, noun
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As a cursor pans from left to right across the image of the galactic center, showing a 400-light-year expanse, Chandra X-ray observations, played on the xylophone, trace filaments of superhot gas.Turning space images into music makes astronomy more accessible|Maria Temming|October 16, 2020|Science News
I later learned to play the xylophone, the violin and the saxophone.Before working on spacecraft, this engineer overcame self-doubt|Carolyn Wilke|April 7, 2020|Science News For Students
After much thought and reflection, I have decided to pursue my first loves--modern dance and the xylophone.
My ribs are like a xylophone, and the knobs of my spine stick up like ponderous cairns in the landscape of my back.
It thrashed its bony arms impatiently and its ribs rattled like a xylophone.Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete|Charles M. Skinner
So they began to cuss, amiable, and throw down dollars on the bar till it sounded like a selection on the xylophone.The Gentle Grafter|O. Henry
The neighbouring forest was soon echoing the strident notes of xylophone, banjo, ocarina and trombone.Indo-China and Its Primitive People|Henry Baudesson
A very good idea of the psaltery and dulcimer may be obtained from the xylophone.How the Piano Came to Be|Ellye Howell Glover
Saint-Saëns has even utilized the barbarous xylophone, whose proper place is the variety hall, in his "Danse Macabre."How to Listen to Music, 7th ed.|Henry Edward Krehbiel