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plectrum

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈplek.trəm/ (plural plectrums or plectra uk   // us   ) (informal pick)
a small, thin piece of plastic, metal, etc. that is held between the fingers and thumb and used for playing instruments such as the guitar
Translations of “plectrum”
in Vietnamese móng gảy…
in Spanish púa, plectro…
in Thai ปิ๊กสำหรับดีดกีต้าร์…
in Malaysian plektrum…
in French plectre…
in German das Plektron…
in Chinese (Traditional) (撥琴弦用的)撥子,琴撥…
in Indonesian plekter, alat untuk memetik gitar…
in Chinese (Simplified) (拨琴弦用的)拨子,琴拨…
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