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  • n. A sound produced by hitting a drum repeatedly and rhythmically over short intervals.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously


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