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or cym·ba·lon cim·ba·lom, zim·ba·lon

[sim-buh-luh m]
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  1. a complex zither played especially in Hungary.
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Origin of cymbalom

< Hungarian cimbalom < Latin cymbalum cymbal
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  • In mad pursuit, over a country black as Servian politics went the cymbalom, closely followed by two clarinets—in B and E flat.

    Franz Liszt

    James Huneker