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harmonica


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Harmonica  \Har*mon"i*ca\,  n.  [Fem.  fr  L.  harmonicus  harmonic. 
  See  {Harmonic},  n.  ] 
  1.  A  musical  instrument,  consisting  of  a  series  of 
  hemispherical  glasses  which  by  touching  the  edges  with 
  the  dampened  finger,  give  forth  the  tones. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  harmonica 
  n  :  a  small  rectangular  musical  instrument  having  a  row  of  free 
  reeds  set  back  in  air  holes  and  played  by  blowing  into 
  the  desired  hole  [syn:  {mouth  organ},  {harp},  {mouth  harp}] 




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