double reed definition

  • noun:
    • A pair of joined reeds that vibrate together to create sound in some wind devices, such bassoons and oboes.
    • An instrument in which noise is made by a set of joined reeds.
    • a couple of reeds, in every of a few wind instruments, being accompanied collectively and vibrate together
    • a woodwind which has had a couple of joined reeds that vibrate collectively
    • a couple of joined reeds that vibrate collectively to create the sound in certain woodwinds

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