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Musical Instrament

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Guitar
a stringed instrument usually having six strings
Lute
chordophone consisting of a plucked instrument having a pear-shaped body, a usually bent neck, and a fretted fingerboard
Balalaika
a musical instrument of the guitar kind, with a triangular body, popular in Russia
Mandolin
a stringed instrument related to the lute, usually played with a plectrum
Harp
a musical instrument consisting of a triangular frame formed by a soundbox, a pillar, and a curved neck, and having strings stretched between the soundbox and the neck that are plucked with the fingers.
Dulcimer
a modern folk instrument related to the guitar and plucked with the fingers.
Shamisen
a Japanese stringed instrument resembling a banjo with a long neck and three strings and a fretted fingerboard and a rectangular soundbox
Flute
a high-pitched woodwind instrument
Clarinet
woodwind instrument, having a single mouthpiece with a reed and played with holes and keys
Saxophone
a single-reed woodwind with a conical bore
Pipe Organ
wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard