pluriarcs

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Scope note
Multiple-necked plucked lutelike chordophones of Africa and Cuba, having from two to eight bowed necks of wood projecting from the back of the resonator, from each of which a string is stretched tautly to the front of the resonator.
pluriarcs
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024