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Date: 1500-1600
Language: Old French
Origin: tambourin, from tambour 'drum', from Arabic tanbur

tambourine

noun
     
tambourine
Related topics: Music
tam‧bou‧rine [countable]
APM a circular musical instrument consisting of a frame covered with skin or plastic and small pieces of metal that hang around the edge. You shake it or hit it with your hand.

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