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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A musical group consisting solely of woodwind and brass instruments.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a band of wind instruments; a military band; the wind instruments of an orchestra.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A company of musicians who use only or principally wind-instruments; a brass or military band.
  • n. The wind-instruments of an orchestra or band taken collectively. See wind, 8.
  • n. A long cloud supposed to indicate stormy weather.


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