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A baliset is a musical instrument like a mandolin or guitar, with nine strings. It is usually associated in Dune with Gurney Hallack, who played it for Paul Atreides.

When Paul kills Jamis, it is Jamis' baliset that he chooses for himself from the funeral possessions.

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