guiro


gui·ro

noun \ˈwē-(ˌ)rō, ˈgwir-(ˌ)ō\

Definition of GUIRO

:  a percussion instrument of Latin-American origin made of a serrated gourd and played by scraping a stick along its surface

Origin of GUIRO

American Spanish güiro, literally, calabash
First Known Use: 1898

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