vertical flute

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vertical flute a tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiece
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Usage

In literature:

It is circular, and fluted vertically into twenty-seven semicircular and angular divisions.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
Others rise vertically to a great height, like carved and fluted columns.
"The Scalp Hunters" by Mayne Reid
These columns are enriched with zigzag, lattice, spiral, and vertical flutings.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
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