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1    of, relating to, or used in music  
a musical instrument     
2    harmonious; melodious  
musical laughter     
3    talented in or fond of music  
4    involving or set to music  
a musical evening     
5       short for       musical comedy  
  musically      adv  
  musicalness, musicality      n  

musical chairs  
      n   functioning as sing  
1    a party game in which players walk around chairs while music is played, there being one fewer chair than players. Whenever the music stops, the player who fails to find a chair is eliminated  
2    any situation involving a number of people in a series of interrelated changes  
musical comedy  
1    a play or film, usually having a light romantic story, that consists of dialogue interspersed with singing and dancing  
2    such plays and films collectively  
musical glasses  
      pl n      another term for       glass harmonica  
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dulcet, euphonic, euphonious, harmonious, lilting, lyrical, melodic, melodious, sweet-sounding, tuneful  
   discordant, grating, harsh, unmelodious, unmusical  

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percusion musical instrument without membrane
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