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Piccolo meaning in English

Meaning of Piccolo in English

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1. piccolo

a small flute; pitched an octave above the standard flute

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noun plural -los
a woodwind instrument, the smallest member of the flute family, lying an octave above that of the flute
flute (sense 1)

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nounWord forms: plural ˈpiccoˌlos
a small instrument of the flute family, pitched an octave above the ordinary flute
small; little; diminutive

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n. pl. pic·co·los
A small flute pitched an octave above a regular flute.
Of, relating to, or being a musical instrument considerably smaller than the usual size: a piccolo trumpet; a piccolo concertina.

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