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PREFERRED TERM
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DEFINITION
  • Instruments in the shape of two springy arms connected at one end and touching at the other: the arms are forced apart by a little stick, to jingle or vibrate on recoil
ENTRY TERMS
  • HS-112.3
EXAMPLE
  • China (huan t'u), Malacca, Persia (qasik), Balkans
  • China (Huan t'u), Malaka, Persien (qasik), Balkan.
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URI
https://vocabs.acdh.oeaw.ac.at/hsinstruments/1123
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