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tintinnabular

[ tin-ti-nab-yuh-ler ]
/ 藢t瑟n t瑟藞n忙b y蓹 l蓹r /
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adjective
of or relating to bells or bell ringing.
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Also tin路tin路nab路u路lar路y [tin-ti-nab-yuh-ler-ee], /藢t瑟n t瑟藞n忙b y蓹藢l蓻r i/, tin路tin路nab路u路lous.

Origin of tintinnabular

1760鈥70; <Latin tintinn膩bul(um) bell (tintinn膩(re) to ring + -bulum instrumental suffix) + -ar1
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How to use tintinnabular in a sentence

  • The bearer of all this tintinnabular clatter is chosen from its superior docility and knack in picking out a way.

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