a band, native to Trinidad and common in the West Indies, using steel drums cut to various heights and tuned to specific pitches.
(music) a type of instrumental band, popular in the Caribbean Islands, consisting mainly of tuned percussion instruments made chiefly from the heads of oil drums, hammered or embossed to obtain different notes
noun 1. dark bluish gray. noun 1. a dark bluish-grey colour (as adjective): steel-blue eyes
noun 1. Music. a bowl-shaped percussion instrument common in the West Indies, made from a steel barrel divided into sections producing different notes when struck.
noun 1. Sir Richard, 1672–1729, English essayist, journalist, dramatist, and political leader; born in Ireland. 2. Mount, a mountain in SW Yukon Territory, Canada, on the Alaska border in the St. Elias Range. 16,644 feet (5074 meters). noun 1. Sir Richard. 1672–1729, British essayist and dramatist, born in Ireland; with Joseph Addison he was the […]
noun 1. any of various modified forms of iron, artificially produced, having a carbon content less than that of pig iron and more than that of wrought iron, and having qualities of hardness, elasticity, and strength varying according to composition and heat treatment: generally categorized as having a high, medium, or low-carbon content. 2. a […]