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

 

marimba

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//məˈrɪmbə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//məˈrɪmbə//
 
Musical instruments
 
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a musical instrument like a xylophone See related entries: Musical instruments Word Origin early 18th cent.: from Kimbundu (a Western Angolan language), perhaps via Portuguese.
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