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rim·shot

also rim shot  (rĭm′shŏt′)
n.
1. A sharp sound produced by simultaneously striking the rim and the head of a drum with a drumstick.
2. A quick, abrupt drumroll followed by such a sound or by the striking of a cymbal, often used for emphasis after the punchline of a joke told by a comedian.
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rimshot

(ˈrɪmˌʃɒt)
n
the deliberate simultaneous striking of the head and the rim of a drum
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