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plectrum
American English: /ˈplɛktrəm/
British English: /ˈplɛktrəm/

Translation of plectrum in Spanish:

noun plural plectrums or plectraPronunciation: /-trə/

  • uñeta (feminine) (Southern Cone)
    uña (feminine) (Mexico) (Venezuela)
    Example sentences
    • If you refer to your collection of tortoiseshell guitar picks as plectra, the rest of your rock group are going to make merciless fun of you.
    • The arched-top guitar came to the fore as the regular plectrum guitar for jazz, giving chords of a penetrating, rather metallic quality.
    • With a jerk, I smashed the plectrum hard down my guitar, sending an ear splitting screech of metal throughout the building.
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