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addaword.gifdefinition of Jew's harp

noun
a small musical instrument that is held in the mouth and played using a finger
Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/09/2013 09:46:00
Definition of Jew's harp from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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