percussion section

Definition of percussion section

  1. :  the group of musicians who play percussion instruments in a band or orchestra

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

sectionplay
  1. :  the action or an instance of cutting or separating by cutting

    :  a part set off by or as if by cutting

    :  a distinct part or portion of something written (such as a chapter, law, or newspaper)

  1. :  to cut or separate into sections

    :  to represent in sections

    :  to become cut or separated into parts


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