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Meaning of "end pin" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF END PIN

end pin play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF END PIN

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End pin is a noun.
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WHAT DOES END PIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

end pin

Endpin

The endpin or spike is the component of a cello or double bass that makes contact with the floor to support the instrument's weight. It is made of metal, or in some cases wood or carbon fiber, and is extensible from the bottom of the instrument, and secured with a thumbscrew. Most bass clarinets and contrabassoons also have a similar fixture.

Definition of end pin in the English dictionary

The definition of end pin in the dictionary is the adjustable metal spike attached to the bottom of a cello, double bass, etc, that supports it while it is being played.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE END PIN

end
end date
end house
end it all
end matter
end of steel
end on
end one´s days
end organ
end point
end product
end result
end run
end table
end up
end user
end value
end zone
end-all
end-blown

WORDS THAT END LIKE END PIN

belaying pin
bobby pin
cotter pin
dowel pin
drawing pin
firing pin
fraternity pin
gudgeon pin
panel pin
piston pin
rolling pin
safety pin
scatter pin
shear pin
split pin
stick pin
swivel pin
taper pin
wrest pin
wrist pin

Synonyms and antonyms of end pin in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «end pin» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF END PIN

Find out the translation of end pin to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of end pin from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «end pin» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

尾销
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pin final
570 millions of speakers

English

end pin
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अंत पिन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نهاية دبوس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

конец контактный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pin final
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শেষ পিন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

axe d´extrémité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pin akhir
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ende Stift
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エンドピン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

엔드 핀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pin pungkasan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cuối pin
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முடிவு முள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शेवट पिन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Uç pimi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pin end
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

koniec pin
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кінець контактний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

end pin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τέλος pin
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

einde pen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ändtapp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

end pin
5 millions of speakers

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The term «end pin» is regularly used and occupies the 94.915 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «END PIN»

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1
Picture Yourself Playing Cello: Step-by-Step Instruction for ...
At the lower end of the tailpiece is a loop (usually plastic) that passes over the saddle and around the end pin block. The end pin protrudes from the bottom of the cello. It can be extended or retracted by loosening the thumb screw. (To learn  ...
Jim Aikin, 2012
2
MX & Off-Road Performance Handbook -3rd Edition
FOUR WAYS TO STROKE A CRANK There are four popular ways to change the sttoke of a crank: 1. Manufacture new crank halves with the dimensions built in. 2. TIG weld the hig end pin holes and dtill new holes farther ftom the crank cenrer.
Eric Gorr
3
Tribological Enhancement of Grade 5 Titanium Alloy for ...
... END PIN ON DISK WEAR TESTING RESULTS...........46 3.2.1.1 SAMPLE A FLAT END PIN ON DISK WEAR TESTING RESULTS................................................... ..............46 3.2.1.2 SAMPLE B FLAT END PIN ON DISK WEAR TESTING RESULTS.
Matthew Allen Sodergren, 2007
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String Explorer, Bk 1: Teacher's Manual
It is essential that the end pin of each beginning student's cello or bass is secure. A cello or bass that consistently slides forward is sure to be frustrating for both student and teacher, and certainly will bring about poor posture and position ...
Dabczynski, Andrew, Meyer, Richard, Phillips, Bob
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Knack Guitar for Everyone: A Step-by-Step Guide to Notes, ...
The strap is attached to the end pin of the guitar, the little pin at the tip of the guitar beyond the bridge. Most guitars Strap Attached to Back of Guitar • It is essential that the strap is securely attached, or it may come loose. • If the guitar comes ...
Dick Weissman, 2010
6
Service Handbook Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn, Silver Wraith, ...
Bell End Pin. 25. Spring. 9. Bell Pod. 2h- Guide. 10. End Socket. 25. llud Exuluder . 11. Sealing Disc. 26. Sealing Disc. 12. Nut. 2?. Pressure Spring. 15. Pressure Spring. 28. Locating Washer. 11;. Nut. 29. Nut. 15. Pinch BoltTo Remove Ball End  ...
Rolls Royce, 2009
7
Aviation unit and aviation intermediate maintenance manual: ...
INBOARD PIN SHOCK ABSORBER I 14H5900 SERIES (COMPRESSED) ROD - END PIN INBOARD SUPPORT SPACER (USE WITH U4H6800 SERIES ONLY) SHOCK ABSORBER I 14H6MOO SERIES (COMPRESSED) ROD-END PIN ...
United States. Dept. of the Army, 1989
8
Jacqueline Du Pré: Her Life, Her Music, Her Legend
For cellists with long arms it was not difficult to adapt to this new position - in fact, it simplified playing in high positions, while making it somewhat awkward to play in the first positions. Rostropovich, on his first try-out of the curved end-pin, ...
Elizabeth Wilson, 1999
9
Strictly Strings, Bk 1: Bass
Dillon, Jacquelyn, Kjelland, James, O'Reilly, John. 4 □ HOLDING YOUR BASS ( Sitting Position) — Study the pictures carefully. — Pull the end pin out far enough to make the nut about as high as the top of your head when you are standing.
Dillon, Jacquelyn, Kjelland, James, O'Reilly, John
10
Strictly Strings, Bk 1: Conductor's Score
Dillon, Jacquelyn, Kjelland, James, O'Reilly, John. • HOLDING YOUR BASS ( Sitting Position) — Study the pictures carefully. — Pull the end pin out far enough to make the nut about as high as the top of your head when you are standing.
Dillon, Jacquelyn, Kjelland, James, O'Reilly, John

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «END PIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term end pin is used in the context of the following news items.
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Alexandra Roedder goes for baroque
It has no end pin, it has gut strings and the entire tension is lower. The neck on a modern cello is angled back five to 10 degrees which gives ... «Auburn Journal, May 15»
2
Avalon L2-20C
Finally, the end pin is a combo of ebony with sycamore purfling instead of the more usual plastic. It's another nice touch! Sound quality. «Acoustic Guitar Magazine, May 15»
3
UC Presents' retrospective offers a mixed program of Debussy sonatas
Vamos' violent pizzicatos in the second movement were so emphatic that his instrument's end pin slid out at one point, which showed the ... «Chicago Classical Review, Apr 15»
4
Vintage Vault: 1958 Gibson EB-1
The Gibson Electric Bass has an adjustable end pin, and also a shoulder strap, and thus may be played either in a standing position or like a ... «Premier Guitar, Mar 15»
5
Yachtbuilding Composites: Rigged for Success
... fashion around end-pins set apart at a distance equal to the desired cable length (one end pin is shown here). Source: Hall Spars & Rigging. «High Performance Composites, Mar 15»
6
Alisa Weilerstein: From cereal boxes to cello achievement
The cello was a Rice Krispies box — the end pin was an old toothbrush. She drew the F-holes, and the bow was a chopstick. When my parents ... «SFGate, Feb 15»
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NAMM 2015: Washburn Rover travel guitar with pickup debuts
The microphone is placed inside the body under the bridge and accessed via an end pin jack. 0. Image: 1 of 2. This is the first of Washburn's ... «MusicRadar.com, Jan 15»
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#LAAUTOSHOW: Now For A Dose Of Volkswagen Golf R Reality …
... illuminated light-blue tachometer and speedometer needles sweep once around the entire gauge to the end pin—in the speedometer's case, ... «AutoSpies.com, Nov 14»
9
Laser device may end pin pricks, improve quality of life for diabetics
A new system developed by Princeton researchers uses a laser to allow diabetics to check their blood sugar without pricking their skin. «Phys.Org, Aug 14»
10
Double-bassist is the high priest of the low notes
If you go, notice the end pin on his instrument — the pointy thing it stands on. On most basses, the end pin is straight up and down. Rabbath's ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 14»

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