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snare drum

noun

: a drum of a medium size that is played with special sticks (called drumsticks)

Full Definition of SNARE DRUM

:  a small double-headed drum with one or more snares stretched across its lower head — see drum illustration

First Known Use of SNARE DRUM

circa 1859
SNARE DRUM Defined for Kids

snare drum

noun

Definition of SNARE DRUM for Kids

:  a small drum with two heads that has strings stretched across its lower head to produce a rattling sound

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