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double bassoon Syllabification: dou·ble bas·soon
Pronunciation: /ˈdəbəl bəˈso͞on/

Definition of double bassoon in English:


Another term for contrabassoon.
Example sentences
  • It once fell to my lot to play the double-bassoon in Haydn's Creation.

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