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Definition of cello noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

cello

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈtʃɛloʊ//
 
(pl. cellos) (formal violoncello)
 
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a musical instrument with strings, shaped like a large violin. The player sits down and holds the cello between his or her knees.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: cello