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plectrum

play
noun plec·trum \ˈplek-trəm\

Definition of plectrum

plural plec·tra play \-trə\ or plectrums

  1. :  3pick 2c



Origin of plectrum

Latin, from Greek plēktron, from plēssein to strike — more at plaint


First Known Use: circa 1552

Rhymes with plectrum


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