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Noun: theremin  the-ru-min
  1. An electronic musical instrument; melodies can be played by moving the right hand between two rods that serve as antennas to control pitch; the left hand controls phrasing
    - thereminvox

Derived forms: theremins

Type of: electronic instrument, electronic musical instrument

Encyclopedia: Theremin