steel marimba

noun

: an instrument resembling a marimba but having bars of metal rather than wood

Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of steel marimba was in 1916

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“Steel marimba.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/steel%20marimba. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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