paradiddle

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noun par·a·did·dle \ˈper-ə-ˌdi-dəl, ˈpa-rə-\

Definition of paradiddle

  1. :  a quick succession of drumbeats slower than a roll and alternating left- and right-hand strokes in a typical L-R-L-L, R-L-R-R pattern

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