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Contrabass

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Noun

1. bass fiddle, bass viol, bull fiddle, contrabass, double bass, string bass

largest and lowest member of the violin family

Adjective

2. contrabass, double-bass

pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range

Example Sentences:
'contrabass or double-bass clarinet'

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Contrabass

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noun
1. 
a member of any of various families of musical instruments that is lower in pitch than the bass
2.  another name for double bass
adjective
3. 
of or denoting the instrument of a family that is lower than the bass

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Contrabass

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adjective
1. 
pitched an octave lower than the normal bass
noun
2. 
double bass

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Contrabass

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adj.
Pitched an octave below the normal bass range.

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