instrumentalists

instrumentalist

[in-struh-men-tl-ist]
noun
1.
a person who plays a musical instrument.
2.
an advocate of instrumentalism.
adjective
3.
of, pertaining to, or advocating instrumentalism.

Origin:
1815–25; instrumental + -ist

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instrumentalist (ˌɪnstrəˈmɛntəlɪst)
 
n
1.  a person who plays a musical instrument
2.  philosophy a person who believes in the doctrines of instrumentalism
 
adj
3.  of or relating to instrumentalism

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