rhythm stick
noun Date: 1952 one of a pair of plain or notched wood sticks that are struck or rubbed together to produce various percussive sounds and are used especially by young children in rhythm bands

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  • rhythm stick — noun One of a set of cylindrical hardwood sticks used as a percussion instrument, especially by children learning the rudiments of rhythm The kids in the courtyard played with a rhythm stick so that they could learn rhythm. Syn: Lummi stick …   Wiktionary

  • rhythm stick — noun : one of a pair of plain or notched wood sticks that are struck or rubbed together to produce percussive sounds and are used especially by children in rhythm bands * * * a small wooden stick used, esp. by a child, as a simple percussive… …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhythm stick — a small wooden stick used, esp. by a child, as a simple percussive instrument in learning the rudiments of musical rhythm. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

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