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Flute vs. Tibia

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The main difference between Flute and Tibia is that the Flute is a musical instrument of the woodwind family and Tibia is a larger of the two bones of the leg below the knee for vertebrates

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  • Flute (noun)

    A woodwind instrument consisting of a tube with a row of holes that produce sound through vibrations caused by air blown across the edge of the holes, often tuned by plugging one or more holes with a finger; the Western concert flute, a transverse side-blown flute of European origin.

  • Flute (noun)

    A recorder, also a woodwind instrument.

  • Flute (noun)

    A glass with a long, narrow bowl and a long stem, used for drinking wine, especially champagne.

  • Flute (noun)

    a lengthwise groove, such as one of the lengthwise grooves on a classical column, or a groove on a cutting tool (such as a endmill, or reamer), which helps to form both a cutting edge and a channel through which chips can escape

  • Flute (noun)

    A semicylindrical vertical groove, as in a pillar, in plaited cloth, or in a rifle barrel to cut down the weight.

  • Flute (noun)

    A long French bread roll.

  • Flute (noun)

    An organ stop with a flute-like sound.

  • Flute (noun)

    A weaving tapestry etc.

  • Flute (noun)

    A kind of flyboat; a storeship.

  • Flute (verb)

    To play on a flute.

  • Flute (verb)

    To make a flutelike sound.

  • Flute (verb)

    To utter with a flutelike sound.

  • Flute (verb)

    To form flutes or channels in (as in a column, a ruffle, etc.); to cut a semicylindrical vertical groove in (as in a pillar, etc.).

  • Tibia (noun)

    The inner and usually the larger of the two bones of the leg or hind limb below the knee, the shinbone

  • Tibia (noun)

    The second segment from the end of an insect's leg, between the femur and tarsus.

  • Tibia (noun)

    The third segment from the end of an arachnid's leg, between the patella and metatarsus.

  • Tibia (noun)

    A musical instrument of the flute kind, originally made of the leg bone of an animal.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Flute (noun)

    A musical wind instrument, consisting of a hollow cylinder or pipe, with holes along its length, stopped by the fingers or by keys which are opened by the fingers. The modern flute is closed at the upper end, and blown with the mouth at a lateral hole.

  • Flute (noun)

    A channel of curved section; - usually applied to one of a vertical series of such channels used to decorate columns and pilasters in classical architecture. See Illust. under Base, n.

  • Flute (noun)

    A similar channel or groove made in wood or other material, esp. in plaited cloth, as in a lady's ruffle.

  • Flute (noun)

    A long French breakfast roll.

  • Flute (noun)

    A stop in an organ, having a flutelike sound.

  • Flute (noun)

    A kind of flyboat; a storeship.

  • Flute (verb)

    To play on, or as on, a flute; to make a flutelike sound.

  • Flute

    To play, whistle, or sing with a clear, soft note, like that of a flute.

  • Flute

    To form flutes or channels in, as in a column, a ruffle, etc.

  • Tibia (noun)

    The inner, or preaxial, and usually the larger, of the two bones of the leg or hind limb below the knee.

  • Tibia (noun)

    The fourth joint of the leg of an insect. See Illust. under Coleoptera, and under Hexapoda.

  • Tibia (noun)

    A musical instrument of the flute kind, originally made of the leg bone of an animal.

Webster Dictionary
  • Flute (noun)

    a high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown

  • Flute (noun)

    a tall narrow wineglass

  • Flute (noun)

    a groove or furrow in cloth etc especially the shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column

  • Flute (verb)

    form flutes in

  • Tibia (noun)

    the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle

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