Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of cello.

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Examples

  • “Head Like a Hole” with violins and cellos is pretty darn cool.

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  • We added some percussion and we added three cellos, which is very unusual.

    Big and Small Sounds from Anat Cohen

  • The video also has the aforementioned po-faced metalheads playing Victorian prostitutes like cellos, which is by far the gayest metal-video misogyny I've ever seen.

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  • But one would have to search far and wide for a quartet comprised only of cellos, which is how the members of the Russian-based Rastrelli Cello Quartet like it.

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  • With built-in speakers, the white pillows release sounds from nature combined with acoustic instruments such as cellos to provide a serenade designed to help stressed-out minds shed unpleasant thoughts.

    Tweeting Pillows Helps Soldiers Sleep | Impact Lab

  • Sound with the 'cellos' pleading, passionate strain

    The Poems of Henry Van Dyke

  • Grim Luck! showcased its ability to be varied and experimental by bringing in new instruments not often seen in the music scene such as cellos, accordions and violins.

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  • Carbon fiber comes in a variety of strengths and thickness for applications ranging from manufacturing aerospace components to tennis rackets and even cellos, meaning not all forms are interchangeable.

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  • What was heard on Saturday was depth and impeccable intonation in the second violins and violas, an understated eloquence in cellos and a foundational uniformity in the double basses.

    National Philharmonic offers fresh Dvorák

  • This year's 12 concerts include more than 70 works, a fifth of them premieres, composed between 1920 and 2010 by 64 composers, and performed by everything from eight cellos to a solo accordion.

    This week's new live music

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