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English definition of “tambourine”

tambourine

noun [C]     /ˌtæm.bəˈriːn/
a small musical instrument consisting of a circular wooden frame with metal discs loosely fixed to it, shaken or hit with the hand to make the discs ringPercussion instruments
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