Definition of flam in English:

flam

Syllabification: flam
Pronunciation: /flam
 
/

noun

Music
  • One of the basic patterns (rudiments) of drumming, consisting of a stroke preceded by a grace note.

Origin

late 18th century: probably imitative.

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