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Definitions of plectrum:

part of speech: noun

A small piece of metal, wood, or ivory, with which the ancients struck the lyre, or other stringed instrument.

part of speech: noun

A small, flat, usually oval, piece of horn, celluloid, etc., used by a player on certain stringed instruments, such as the mandolin, to strike the strings.

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