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See snare drum.
(Instruments) a small double-headed drum carried at the side with snares that produce a rattling effect
a small double-headed drum having snares across the lower head to produce a reverberant effect. Also called side drum.
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|Noun||1.||side drum - a small drum with two heads and a snare stretched across the lower head|
drum, membranophone, tympan - a musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end
snare - strings stretched across the lower head of a snare drum; they make a rattling sound when the drum is hit