naker

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naker

(ˈneɪkə; ˈnæk-)
n
(Instruments) one of a pair of small kettledrums used in medieval music
[C14: from Old French nacre, via Medieval Greek anakara, from Arabic naqāra]
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Her description was here suddenly interrupted by the signal for assault, which was given by the blast of a shrill bugle, and at once answered by a flourish of the Norman trumpets from the battlements, which, mingled with the deep and hollow clang of the nakers, (a species of kettle-drum,) retorted in notes of defiance the challenge of the enemy.
Small, paired kettledrums, called nakers, first appeared in Europe in the thirteenth century after the crusades; larger drums mounted on horseback, originally used by the Ottoman Turks and Mongols, came into Europe in the fifteenth century, and evolved into orchestral instruments by the end of the seventeenth century.
Conditions remained the same on Day 2 but even though the race management opted for starting the race there were clear instructions not to use spinA[degrees] nakers.
The regulation would also triggered conflict between between producers of clove flavored cigarette and pure tobacco (white) cigarette nakers.