bocal definition

  • noun:
    • a curved, tapered steel pipe which links the reed of a few double-reed woodwind instruments (like the cor anglais, bassoon, and contrabassoon) toward other countries in the instrument
    • A cylindrical cup vessel, with a large and short neck.
    • A cylindrical glass vessel, with a sizable and short throat.
    • A cylindrical cup vessel with a short, wide throat and large lips, familiar with contain anatomical specimens and so on, preserved in spirits.
    • The mouthpiece of a brass guitar, as a horn, a trumpet, or a trombone.

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