drumhead


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drumhead

1. Music the part of a drum that is actually struck with a stick or the hand
2. the head of a capstan, pierced with holes for the capstan bars
3. another name for eardrum
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There will be a Drumhead Service at Our Lady and St Nicholas Parish Church, which is by invitation only, and a tri-service parade led by the Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Scotland.
Visitors can discover the world of farming at Lands of Drumhead farm, Balfron Station, between 11am and 3pm.
The 10th annual event to pay tribute to our armed forces began with a formal ceremony known as a drumhead service at Exchange Flags this morning.
A drumhead service and a performance by the Hart Male Voice Choir on the steps of Princes Hall.
On Sunday morning there was a church service and on Sunday afternoon there was a drumhead service and a 'poppy shower' tribute as people remembered the fallen.
When the insect walks on it, the Styrofoam acts like the drumhead, and the insect's feet act like the stick.
The emphasis on vibration connects the throbbing drumhead to the pulsating speaker cone, the quivering eardrum, neuronal bursts, the beating heart, and the oscillations of light, sound, and the other electromagnetic waves that engulf us.
It was a strange thing in a way, when we first landed in Korea; at one point we had a drumhead service with the minister, the Reverend; the Chaplain Corps put it on and that was fine.
The event will officially commence at 10.50 am on Saturday June 24 with the official regional Armed Forces Day military parade through Bangor town centre, incorporating a special Drumhead Service and Flag Raising.
It begins with a Drumhead Service with regiments of the Armed Forces marching alongside veterans, plus displays and activities provided by all three branches, with children's entertainment and stalls.
Heirloom varieties of Savoy are a bit hard to locate, but January King and Perfection Drumhead are in the American seed trade.
There will be a daytime Drumhead service at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Thiepval Memorial to the Missing.