a wind instrument made from a tube with holes along it that are stopped by the fingers or keys, held vertically or horizontally so that the player's breath strikes a narrow edge. The modern orchestral form, typically made of metal, is held horizontally and has an elaborate set of keys.
Reading the literature, one can hear fiddles, wood flutes , bagpipes, guitar, mandolins and bodhráns.
an ornamental vertical groove in a column.
It was yellowish-brown, and it collected in the flutes of the column.
a tall, narrow wine glass.
a flute of champagne