Definitions for violoncelloˌvi ə lənˈtʃɛl oʊ, ˌvaɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cello, violoncello(noun)

    a large stringed instrument; seated player holds it upright while playing


  1. violoncello(Noun)

    A large stringed instrument of the violin family, but smaller than the double bass.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Violoncello(noun)

    a stringed instrument of music; a bass viol of four strings, or a bass violin with long, large strings, giving sounds an octave lower than the viola, or tenor or alto violin

  2. Origin: [It. violoncello, dim. of violone a bass viol. See Violone.]


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