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date: 25 January 2020

Woodwind instruments (Fr. bois; Ger. Holz, Holzblasinstrumente; It. legni, strumentini; Sp. instrumentos de madera)locked

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(Fr. bois; Ger. Holz, Holzblasinstrumente; It. legni, strumentini; Sp. instrumentos de madera)

A term used to describe instruments, in particular Western orchestral instruments, of the flute, recorder and reed-actuated types, whether made of wood or of some other material (e.g. ivory, bone or metal). For further details, see entries on individual instruments; see also Reed instruments and Instruments, classification of.

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