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noun [countable]     flute pronunciation in American English
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    Sound effect a musical instrument that you hold sideways to your mouth and play by blowing over a hole at one end as you press its keys. A flute is a woodwind instrument. Someone who plays the flute is called a flutist in American English and a flautist in British English.
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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