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English definition of “plectrum”


noun [C]     /ˈplek.trəm/ (plural plectrums or plectra   //   ) (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 String instruments
(Definition of plectrum noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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