Definition of woodwind noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

woodwind

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NAmE//ˈwʊdwɪnd//
 
 
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one of the group of musical instruments in an orchestra that are mostly made of wood or metal and are played by blowing. flutes, clarinets, and bassoons are all woodwind instruments the woodwind section of the orchestra compare brass, percussion, string, wind instrument
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