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drum

noun [C]  us   /drʌm/

drum noun [C] (INSTRUMENT)

a musical instrument, usually with a skin stretched over the end of a hollow tube or bowl, played by hitting with the hand or a stick

drum noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a large, cylindrical container usually used for storing liquids: an oil drum

drum

verb [I]  us   /drʌm/ (-mm-)
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