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Definition 1: a narrow strip of wood on the neck of some stringed instruments (violin or cello or guitar etc) where the strings are held against the wood with the fingers - [noun denoting artifact]

(fingerboard is a kind of ...) thin piece of wood or metal

(... is part of fingerboard) a stringed instrument of the guitar family that has long neck and circular body

(... is part of fingerboard) stringed instruments that are played with a bow

"the strings played superlatively well"

(... is part of fingerboard) a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking

(... is part of fingerboard) chordophone consisting of a plucked instrument having a pear-shaped body, a usually bent neck, and a fretted fingerboard

(... is part of fingerboard) a stringed instrument related to the lute, usually played with a plectrum

Definition 2: a bank of keys on a musical instrument - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fingerboard in the sense of this definition

(fingerboard is a kind of ...) device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like

(... is part of fingerboard) a portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; the reeds are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player

(... is part of fingerboard) wind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard

(... is part of fingerboard) a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds

Definition 3: a guidepost resembling a hand with a pointing index finger - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for fingerboard in the sense of this definition

(fingerboard is a kind of ...) a post bearing a sign that gives directions or shows the way

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