concert xylophone etymology

English word concert xylophone comes from English xylophone

Detailed word origin of concert xylophone

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xylophone English (eng) (musical instrument) Any musical instrument (percussion idiophone) made of wooden slats graduated so as to make the sounds of the scale when struck with a small drumstick-like mallet; the standard Western concert xylophone or one of its derivatives. To move above a ridged surface so as to hit every ridge, in a manner similar to playing quickly and sequentially on a xylophone.. To play a [...]
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Words with the same origin as concert xylophone

Descendants of xylophone