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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “maracas”

maracas

plural noun
 
 
/məˈræk.əz/
a musical instrument consisting of two hollow containers filled with beans or small stones, which are shaken to provide the rhythm for some types of music
沙球(一种打击乐器)
Percussion instruments
(Definition of maracas from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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