tchick

tchick

(tʃɪk)
n
(Linguistics) the clicking sound made by pressing the tongue against the palate and then suddenly breaking the seal by withdrawing part of the tongue
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Rather than a striking yodel, the most frequent call of the great spotted woodpecker is a simple metallic 'tchick' that once recognised is easy to discern from surrounding bird sounds.
Finders Keepers is a breakneck, sometimes infuriating, yet utterly addictive cut-and-paste voyage into the realm of the sonically strange, including such gloriously named acts as Jack Hendrix's Tchick Bams and The Devil's Anvil.