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chordophone

[kawr-duh-fohn] /ˈkɔr dəˌfoʊn/
noun
1.
a stringed instrument of a group including the harps, lutes, lyres, and zithers.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; chord1 + -o- + -phone
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British Dictionary definitions for chordophone

chordophone

/ˈkɔːdəˌfəʊn/
noun
1.
any musical instrument producing sounds through the vibration of strings, such as the piano, harp, violin, or guitar
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