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13:48 Nov 21, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: kick
Again from the world of synthesisers - 'on echantillonne 80 kicks sur un clavier, puis 80 caisse claires'
JMcKechnie
Local time: 16:00
English translation:kick drums
Explanation:
This is a colloquial term for the bass drum used in jazz, rock, and pop, which is of course played with a pedal.
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nakick drumsxxxJon Zuber
nacoup, kick (?)
Nikki Scott-Despaigne


  

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47 mins
coup, kick (?)


Explanation:
Not able to be of much help here, except that GOOGLE gave lots of hits with "synthesiser kick", all of which seemed to relate to kick drum sounds.

Have a look at : www.sseyo.com

Nikki

Nikki Scott-Despaigne
Local time: 17:00
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 4431
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kick drums


Explanation:
This is a colloquial term for the bass drum used in jazz, rock, and pop, which is of course played with a pedal.


    I used to play drums.
xxxJon Zuber
PRO pts in pair: 24
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