Synonyms of percussion


1. percussion, music

usage: the act of playing a percussion instrument

2. percussion, detonation

usage: the act of exploding a percussion cap

3. percussion section, percussion, rhythm section, section

usage: the section of a band or orchestra that plays percussion instruments

4. percussion, pleximetry, auscultation

usage: tapping a part of the body for diagnostic purposes

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