from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of the holes on a wind instrument that cause a change in pitch when covered by a finger.
- n. A hole or an opening for a finger, as in a bowling ball or on the dial of a telephone.
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- n. a hole for inserting a finger
- n. one of a series of holes in a woodwind instrument; pitch changes when a finger covers it
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