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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: cymbal(0.01233 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to cymbal.
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English → English (WordNet)
n : a percussion instrument consisting of a concave brass disk;
makes a loud crashing sound when hit with a drumstick or
when two are struck together
English → English (gcide)
Cymbal \Cym"bal\ (s?m"bal). n. [OE. cimbale, simbale, OF.
cimbale, F. cymbale, L. cymbalum, fr. Gr. ky`mbalon, fr.
ky`mbh, ky`mbos, anything hollow, hollow vessel, basin, akin
to Skr. kubha pot. Cf. Chime.]
1. A musical instrument used by the ancients. It is supposed
to have been similar to the modern kettle drum, though
2. A musical instrument of brass, shaped like a circular dish
or a flat plate, with a handle at the back; -- used in
pairs to produce a sharp ringing sound by clashing them
Note: In orchestras, one cymbal is commonly attached to the
bass drum, and the other heid in the drummer's left
hand, while his right hand uses the drumstick.
3. A musical instrument used by gypsies and others, made of
steel wire, in a triangular form, on which are movable