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drum

noun /dram/
a musical instrument constructed of skin etc stretched on a round frame and beaten with a stick
tambor
He plays the drums.
something shaped like a drum, especially a container
bidón
an oil drum.
an eardrum.
tímpano
drummer noun a person who plays the drums
batería
He was a drummer in a rock band.
drumstick noun a stick used for beating a drum
baqueta
a pair of drumsticks.
the lower part of the leg of a cooked chicken etc
muslo
chicken drumsticks.
drum in/into phrasal verb to force someone to remember (something) by repeating it constantly
martillear, hacer entrar a golpe de martillo, repetir mil veces
You never remember anything unless I drum it in/into you.
(Definition of drum from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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