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Related to steel guitar: Lap steel guitar
1. An acoustic guitar with a metal resonator built into the body, often played with a slide and producing a twangy, variable tone.
2. See Hawaiian guitar.
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1. an acoustic, hand-held guitar having a metal resonator and producing a wailing, variable sound.
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|Noun||1.||steel guitar - guitar whose steel strings are twanged while being pressed with a movable steel bar for a glissando effect|
guitar - a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
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