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noun [uncountable] drumming pronunciation in American English /ˈdrʌmɪŋ/
  1. 1
    the sound of something continuously hitting a surface

    The only sound was the drumming of the rain on the roof.

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  2. 2
    music the action or sound of playing drums

    Drumming could be heard as the procession began.

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