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drumbeat

[druhm-beet] /ˈdrʌmˌbit/
noun
1.
the rhythmic sound of a drum.
Origin of drumbeat
1850-1855
1850-55; drum1 + beat
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drumbeat

/ˈdrʌmˌbiːt/
noun
1.
the sound made by beating a drum
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