from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A small two-pronged metal device that when struck produces a sound of fixed pitch that is used as a reference, as in tuning musical instruments.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A steel instrument with two prongs, designed to produce, when struck, a musical tone of some particular pitch.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun a
fork-shaped object which emits a tone of a specific frequencywhen struck.
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- noun a metal implement with two prongs that gives a fixed tone when struck; used to tune musical instruments
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