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Synonyms of castanets

Noun


1. bones, castanets, clappers, finger cymbals, percussion instrument, percussive instrument

usage: a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance

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