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Thumbhole

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Noun

1. thumbhole

the hole in a woodwind that is closed and opened with the thumb

2. thumbhole

a finger hole made to fit the thumb (as in a bowling ball)

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Thumbhole

see synonyms of thumbhole
noun
1. 
a hole for putting the thumb into, usually for improving grip
2. 
a hole on a woodwind instrument that is opened and closed by the thumb

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Thumbhole

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noun
1. 
an opening for the insertion of a thumb, as to provide a firm hold
2. 
an opening in a wind instrument that is covered or uncovered with the thumb to produce certain notes

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Thumbhole

see synonyms of thumbhole
n.
1. An opening made to fit a thumb, as in a bowling ball.
2. Music The hole on a wind instrument that is opened or closed with the thumb.

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