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zither

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Music
zitherzith‧er /ˈzɪðə $ -ər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 APMa musical instrument from Eastern Europe that consists of a flat box with strings stretched across it. You play it by pulling the strings with your fingers or a plectrum (=small piece of plastic, metal etc).
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zitherBoth zither and dance music are played once a week.Once a week there is a gala buffet with zither music.
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