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vuvuzela

[voo-voo-zel-uh] /ˌvu vuˈzɛl ə/
noun
1.
South African. a long, plastic horn that makes a loud, monotone sound, typically blown by South African fans at soccer matches.
Origin
probably from Zulu vuvu
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vuvuzela

/ˌvuːvuːˈzɛlə/
noun
1.
(South African) an elongated plastic instrument that football fans blow to make a loud noise similar to the trumpeting of an elephant
Word Origin
C20: from Zulu
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