Definition of Pegbox

1. Noun. (music) The part of a violin or similar stringed instrument that holds the tuning pegs ¹



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Definition of Pegbox

1. a part of a stringed instrument [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pegbox

peg leg
peg out
peg top
peg warmer
pegacorn
pegacorns
pegador
pegamoid
pegaptanib
pegasoid
pegaspargase
pegasus
pegasuses
pegboard
pegboards
pegbox (current term)
pegboxes
pegged
pegged-down
pegged pants
pegged tooth
pegger
peggers
peggies
pegging
peggings
peggy
pegh
peghead
pegheads

Literary usage of Pegbox

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1. The Fiddle Fancier's Guide: A Manual of Information Regarding Violins by James M. Fleming (1892)
"Greatest width of pegbox, at the nut, £ in., and then diminishes to f in. at top. Width of fluting at back, opposite bosses, f in. Depth of side of pegbox ..."

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