bell–lyra

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noun bell–ly·ra \ˈbel-ˈlī-rə\
variants: or

bell lyre

play \-ˌlī(-ə)r\

Definition of bell–lyra

  1. :  a glockenspiel mounted in a portable lyre-shaped frame and used especially in marching bands

Origin and Etymology of bell–lyra

lyra from Latin, lyre


First Known Use: 1934

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