from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A small double-headed drum having one or more wires or cords stretched across the bottom head to increase reverberation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as side-drum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A tubular drum with skins stretched over the top and bottom, and having a set of chains that can be applied to the bottom skin to create a rattling sound.

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

  • noun a small drum with two heads and a snare stretched across the lower head


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