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|Noun||1.||keyboard instrument - a musical instrument that is played by means of a keyboard|
accordion, piano accordion, squeeze box - a portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; the reeds are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player
celesta - a musical instrument consisting of graduated steel plates that are struck by hammers activated by a keyboard
clavichord - an early stringed instrument like a piano but with more delicate sound
musical instrument, instrument - any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
pipe organ, organ - wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard
forte-piano, piano, pianoforte - a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
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n (Mus) → Tasteninstrument nt
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