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Definition of clave noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    clave

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈklɑveɪ//
     
    , NAmE//kleɪv//
     
     
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  1. 1one of a pair of wooden sticks that are hit together to make a sound
  2. 2a rhythm that forms the basis of Latin music
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: clave