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321: Instruments in which the strings run in a plane parallel to the sound table (Category:Lute family instruments)

In the Hornbostel-Sachs classification system, lutes are designated as 321 and are caracterized by being string instruments in which the resonator and string bearer are physically united (composite chordophones), the strings running in a plane parallel to the sound table.

For specific lute instrument and its variations, see Category:Lutes and Category:Ouds under Category:Necked bowl lutes.

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Subclass ofcomposite chordophone
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