丝竹

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

("silk," referring to string instruments, which formerly had strings made of twisted silk) + ("bamboo," referring to woodwind instruments, which were typically made of bamboo).

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Noun[edit]

丝竹

  1. music
  2. traditional stringed and woodwind instruments

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