Definition of "daf" []

  • A large frame drum, resembling a tambourine, used to accompany popular and classical music in the Middle East. (noun)

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Use "daf" in a sentence
  • "The gene, known as daf-2, encodes a receptor for insulin as well as for IGF-1."
  • "Bijan Kamkar, who plays a frame drum called the daf, provides a natural point of focus with his powerful vocals, but given the group's deep pool of talent-it usually tours with six to eight musicians-you can train your ears on anyone in the lineup without getting bored."
  • "The artfully composed sounds of the sitar and tabla, some vocals, along with viola, cello, and daf, comprise the album's eight songs."
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