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- n. Plural form of wind instrument.
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Psalmen ", 3rd ed., 1904, p. xxxv) thinks Nehiloth was the first word of some ancient song; most critics translate" with wind instruments "wrong assuming that Nehiloth means flutes (12533a20. gif, cf.Is. xxx, 29).
String and wind instruments were being played inexpertly.