[ mree-dahng-guh ]
/ mriˈdɑŋ gə /
an ancient drum of India shaped like a long conical barrel with two tuned heads of different sizes.
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Also mri·dan·gam [mree-dahng-guhm]. /mriˈdɑŋ gəm/.
Origin of mridanga
First recorded in 1885–1900
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