Definition of crotales noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkrəʊtlz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkroʊtlz//
, NAmE//ˈkroʊtɑːlz//
[plural] Musical instruments
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a musical instrument consisting of a pair or set of small cymbals (= round metal plates), each of which plays a different note See related entries: Musical instruments
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: crotales