tambor

noun
tam·​bor | \ ˈtamˌbȯ(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of tambor

1 : any of several puffer fish
2 : a red rockfish (Sebastodes ruberrimus) of the Pacific coast

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History and Etymology for tambor

Spanish, drum, from Arabic ṭanbūr

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“Tambor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tambor. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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