from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
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- n. A kind of cymbals.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one of a pair of small metallic cymbals worn on the thumb and middle finger; used in belly dancing in rhythm with the dance
Turkish zil, cymbals.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Turkish zil. (Wiktionary)