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plectrumnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈplek.trəm/ (plural plectrums or plectra uk   // us   ) mainly UK (US usually pick)
a ​small, ​thinpiece of ​plastic, ​metal, etc. that is ​held between the ​fingers and ​thumb and used for ​playinginstruments such as the ​guitar
(Definition of plectrum from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “plectrum”
in Spanish púa, plectro…
in Vietnamese móng gảy…
in Malaysian plektrum…
in Thai ปิ๊กสำหรับดีดกีต้าร์…
in French plectre…
in German das Plektron…
in Chinese (Simplified) (拨琴弦用的)拨子,琴拨…
in Indonesian plekter, alat untuk memetik gitar…
in Chinese (Traditional) (撥琴弦用的)撥子,琴撥…
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