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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A musician who plays a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another

Usage examples (33)
  • Nance remembers one particular night when another percussionist was a little off the groove.
  • This is the first time in the history of the President's Honor Recital that a percussionist has been a featured performer.
  • Others, such as percussionist Calixto Oviedo, have backed international stars from
  • Young talents such as percussionist Calixto Oviedo, who backed all sorts of touring stars from James Brown to Sting, wanted to sign on. for more
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