violin: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (vī"u-lin'), [key]
— n.
  1. the treble instrument of the family of modern bowed instruments, held nearly horizontal by the player's arm with the lower part supported against the collarbone or shoulder.
  2. a violinist or part for a violin.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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