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plawta [plaw.ta.] : flute (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: flauta: flute ]

Derivatives of plawta

n. (artifact)1. flute, transverse flutea high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown.
~ fifea small high-pitched flute similar to a piccolo; has a shrill tone and is used chiefly to accompany drums in a marching band.
~ nose flutea flute that is played by blowing through the nostrils (used in some Asian countries).
~ piccoloa small flute; pitched an octave above the standard flute.
~ woodwind, woodwind instrument, woodany wind instrument other than the brass instruments.
n. (artifact)2. champagne flute, flute, flute glassa tall narrow wineglass.
~ wineglassa glass that has a stem and in which wine is served.
n. (artifact)3. flute, flutinga groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column).
~ groove, channela long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph record).
v. (contact)4. fluteform flutes in.
~ crimp, pinchmake ridges into by pinching together.