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Definition of dulcimer noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    dulcimer

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈdʌlsəmər//
     
     
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  1. 1a musical instrument that you play by hitting the metal strings with two hammers
  2. 2a musical instrument with strings, popular in American traditional music, that you lay on your knee and play with your fingers
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: dulcimer