- a musical instrument with a sounding board or box, typically trapezoidal in shape, over which strings of graduated length are stretched, played by being struck with handheld hammers.；a musical instrument with a long rounded body and a fretted fingerboard, played by bowing, plucking, and strumming.
noun: dulcimer, plural noun: dulcimers
- see dulcimer
Oxford American Dictionary
- a musical instrument with a sounding board or box, typically trapezoid in shape, over which ...