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tam-tam

[tuhm-tuhm, tam-tam] /ˈtʌmˌtʌm, ˈtæmˌtæm/
noun
1.
a gong with indefinite pitch.
2.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; variant of tom-tom
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tam-tam

noun
1.
another name for gong (sense 1)
Word Origin
from Hindi: see tom-tom
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