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percussionist

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noun per·cus·sion·ist \pər-ˈkə-sh(ə-)nist\

Simple Definition of percussionist

  • : a person who plays a percussion instrument

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of percussionist

  1. :  one skilled in the playing of percussion instruments

1939

First Known Use of percussionist

1939


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