拍子木

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Etymology[edit]

From 拍子 (hyōshi, beat) +‎ (ki, wood).

Noun[edit]

拍子木 (hiragana ひょうしぎ, romaji hyōshigi)

  1. (music) a Japanese percussion instrument made of two pieces of hardwood or bamboo that are tied together with a rope and struck together