handbell

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handbell

(ˈhændˌbɛl)
n
(Instruments) a bell rung by hand, esp one of a tuned set used in musical performance
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.handbell - a bell that is held in the handhandbell - a bell that is held in the hand  
chime, gong, bell - a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument
Translations

handbell

[ˈhændbel] Ncampanilla f

handbell

[ˈhændˌbɛl] ncampanello (strumento musicale)
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When Kim Osteen-Petreshock was in high school and a member of Central Arizona College's Bell Choir Ringers, she was taken under the wing of Kim Freyermuth who oversaw the vocal music at CAC.
am the youngest player in our church hand bell choir.
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