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  7. [sound devices by acoustical characteristics]
  8. chordophones
  9. lutelike chordophones
  10. lutelike chordophones: plucked
  11. [lutelike chordophones with long neck: plucked]
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Scope note
American plucked chordophones with a long, guitarlike fretted neck and a circular belly of tautly stretched skin, parchment, or plastic against which the bridge is pressed by the strings, varying in number from four to six in different models.
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024