Meaning of “percussion” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “percussion” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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percussionnoun [ U ]

us /pərˈkʌʃ·ən/

musical instruments, such as drums, that are played by being hit with an object or with the hand

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