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snare drumnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​smalldrum with ​twistedwiresstretchedacross the ​bottom that ​shake against it when it is ​hit
(Definition of snare drum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snare drum”
in Chinese (Simplified) (下鼓面有响弦的)小军鼓…
in Chinese (Traditional) (下鼓面有響弦的)小軍鼓…
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