hurdy gurdy

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Noun1.hurdy gurdy - a musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegshurdy gurdy - a musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegs
musical instrument, instrument - any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
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Ontogenetic changes in the foraging behaviour, habitat use and food habits of the western garter snake, Thamnophis couchii, at Hurdygurdy Creek, Del Norte County, California.
* Modern-sounding sea chanty with hurdygurdy, accordion, male voices
A rare and tiny hurdygurdy player scent bottle and stopper sold for a PS3,800.
The evening includes forgotten festive songs - plus some surprisingly familiar carols - played on authentic instruments such as cittern, hurdygurdy, bagpipes and shawm.
Comprised of five instrumentalists, of which Goss on the accordion is one, the orchestra features the novel sounds of the nyckelharpa and the hurdygurdy among others.
He was an old man in Cheltenham with a hurdygurdy somewhere about 1879 and this was his only tune and each time he played it he had fewer notes than before and what notes were left were further from what they were when they were young.' (16)
God will have a hurdygurdy waiting for you.) -Your brokenhearted mate John and Joe Bielak and Families.