tymbal

[tim-buhl]
noun
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timbal or tymbal (ˈtɪmbəl)
 
n
music a type of kettledrum
 
[C17: from French timbale, from Old French tamballe, (associated also with cymbale cymbal), from Old Spanish atabal, from Arabic at-tabl the drum]
 
tymbal or tymbal
 
n
 
[C17: from French timbale, from Old French tamballe, (associated also with cymbale cymbal), from Old Spanish atabal, from Arabic at-tabl the drum]

tymbal (ˈtɪmbəl)
 
n
a variant spelling of timbal

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Tiger moths have a special clicker called a tymbal built into their thorax.
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