on percussion

Definition of on percussion

  1. :  playing percussion instruments The song features Tito Puente on percussion.

Word by Word Definitions

percussionplay
  1. :  the act of percussing: such as

    :  the striking of a percussion cap so as to set off the charge in a firearm

    :  the beating or striking of a musical instrument


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