Definition of Instruments. Meaning of Instruments. Synonyms of Instruments
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Definition of Instruments
InstrumentInstrument In"stru*ment, n. [F. instrument, L. instrumentum.
1. That by means of which any work is performed, or result is
effected; a tool; a utensil; an implement; as, the
instruments of a mechanic; astronomical instruments.
All the lofty instruments of war. --Shak.
2. A contrivance or implement, by which musical sounds are
produced; as, a musical instrument.
Praise him with stringed instruments and organs.
--Ps. cl. 4.
But signs when songs and instruments he hears.
3. (Law) A writing, as the means of giving formal expression
to some act; a writing expressive of some act, contract,
process, as a deed, contract, writ, etc. --Burrill.
4. One who, or that which, is made a means, or is caused to
serve a purpose; a medium, means, or agent.
Or useful serving man and instrument, To any
sovereign state. --Shak.
The bold are but the instruments of the wise.
Syn: Tool; implement; utensil; machine; apparatus; channel;
Instrument In"stru*ment, v. t.
To perform upon an instrument; to prepare for an instrument;
as, a sonata instrumented for orchestra.
Meaning of Instruments from wikipedia
to: Flight instruments
, the devices
used to measure
the speed, altitude, and pertinent flight angles
of various kinds
- early musical instruments
were made from animal
skins, bone, wood of specified
trees, and other
non-durable materials. Musical instruments developed
- hand, keyboard instruments
, such as the celesta, are not normally
part of the percussion
section, but keyboard percussion instruments
such as the glockenspiel...
- String instruments
, stringed instruments
, or chordophones
are musical instruments
that produce sound
from vibrating strings
when the performer plays
- The Instruments
is the musical project
in a number
of Athens, Georgia groups including Circulatory
System, Elf Power, and...
- Woodwind instruments
are a family
of musical instruments within
the more general category
of wind instruments
. Common examples include
flute, oboe, clarinet...
- musical instruments
List of fictional musical instruments
List of folk music traditions
List of musical instruments
by Hornbostel–Sachs number
- The Mortal Instruments
is a series
of six young adult fantasy novels written
by C****andra Clare, the last of which
on May 27, 2014. The...
of the player's lips. Br**** instruments
are also called
labrosones, literally meaning
are several factors
- The Mortal Instruments
: City of Bones
is a 2013 action
on the first
book of The Mortal Instruments series
by C****andra Clare. The story
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