electric guitar


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electric guitar

n
(Instruments) an electronically amplified guitar, used mainly in pop music. Compare acoustic guitar
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electric guitar - a guitar whose sound is amplified by electrical meanselectric guitar - a guitar whose sound is amplified by electrical means
guitar - a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
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Beginning October 3 and continuing through December 31, any customer that purchases or leases a designated Volkswagen model from the new 2007 line -- including Jetta, Jetta GLI, GTI, Rabbit, New Beetle and New Beetle Convertible -- will receive their own completely customized First Act GarageMaster electric guitar that will play seamlessly through the car's existing audio system.
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