Another posts

dame school definition religious offering intercedent definition wyatt dentel quen definition cross street definition physical force definition star drill football cobby definition pilly definition porringer definition epitrochlear definition sunday best meaning take him to task clitocybe robusta torana definition mendable definition leave it alone definition definition follow suit russet complexion a quick study meaning imperceivable definition tara avis barbadoes definition montana etymology sonned meaning glengary bonnet pan off words with fur in them andante grazioso perfoliate leaf corecast weather

chordophone

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chordophone a stringed instrument of the group including harps, lutes, lyres, and zithers
    • ***

Usage


In science:

It belongs to the family of instruments called chordophones (which produce sound from vibrating strings), and allows the soloist to perform complex melodic and polyphonic music pieces in much the same manner as the piano.
Music in Terms of Science
Chordophones are musical instruments in which standing waves that produce sound are initiated in the strings of the instruments, such as guitars, violins, harps, pianos, etc. (some of which are shown in figure 6.1).
Music in Terms of Science
***