reed has definitions from the fields of music,sexuality,medicine,work,surgery,botany,politics,writing,news
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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 55
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[ noun ] (music,sexuality) mechanical device consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that is fitted into the mouthpiece of woodwind instruments and that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it

Synonyms

vibrating_reed

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[ noun ] (botany) tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
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[ noun ] (politics,writing,news) United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the American Communist Labor Party in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)

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john_reed

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journalist communist

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[ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 661
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[ noun ] (medicine,work,surgery) American physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902)

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Walter_Reed

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surgeon

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[ noun ] (music) a musical instrument that sounds by means of a reed
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