The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a Kazakh wind instrument in the form of an end-blown flute. The instrument is 600–650 mm long and is similar in construction to the Tatar kurai.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.