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cym·bal

cymbal

 
pronunciation:
sIm bl
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part of speech: noun
definition: a percussion instrument that is round and made of metal. Cymbals are played by striking a pair of them together or hitting one with a drumstick or brushes.
 
derivation: cymbalist (n.)
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The words cymbal and symbol (a thing that represents) sound alike but have different meanings.
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