ocarina definition

  • noun:
    • a little terra-cotta or plastic wind-instrument with finger holes, a mouthpiece, and an elongated ovoid form.
    • A woodwind musical instrument which shut at both sides to create an enclosed room, and punctured with finger holes.
    • a type of tiny simple wind-instrument.
    • A musical tool, hardly a lot more than a toy, composed of a fancifully shaped terra-cotta human anatomy with a whistle-like mouthpiece and many finger-holes. A number of different sizes or varieties are created. The tone is smooth, but sonorous.
    • egg-shaped terra-cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and hand holes

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