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English definition of “plectrum”

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 guitarString instruments
(Definition of plectrum noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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