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; tamareen /támariyn/ [from tambourine, possibly by hypercorrection suppressing /b/ by analogy of its intrusion in TAMBRAN tamarind] n. tambourine: 1918 B'o' Rabby gone to the tamaring, took it up an' beat [song follows] (Parsons 8).

Tags: hypercorrection, music, noun

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Last update: 2011-08-29 01:14
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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