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embouchure

em·bou·chure

embouchure

pronunciation:
am bu shur [or] am bu shur
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the mouth of a river.
definition 2: the opening out of a valley into a flatland.
definition 3: the mouthpiece of a wind instrument.
definition 4: the manner of applying lips and tongue to a wind instrument's mouthpiece.