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plectrum

(1) Uvula; uvula palatina [NA6].
(2) Styloid process of temporal bone; processus styloideus ossis temporalis [NA6].
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Visiting every town called Hollywood in North America, the fully-grown Jack eventually ends up in California where he meets Kyle on a Venice boardwalk, and the new found friends embark on a musical odyssey, including a trip to The Guitar Center to purchase a plectrum like their idols.
GOOD SHOT: Tracey McNally with Roger Daltrey's plectrum on her face, thrown by the man himself (left) Picture: TRACEY O'NEILL/to250607plectrum
The plectrum is on loan to the National Trust until June 2007 and can be seen at Mendips, along with replica items from John's childhood which were donated to the house by Yoko Ono Lennon in 2005 to mark his 65th birthday.
It is 32in long and comes with the original song book and plectrum. As the condition is good, I wondered what its value might be?
- Plectrum On the country most likely to go bankrupt I'd guess that unless the English wake up and see what's happening outside of their tiny little patch of ground, and remove themselves from what is now effectively a defunct and doomed currency system, well, they're favourite, and their crass sentimentality is likely to drag the rest of us down too.
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If that's not enough, you can buy their new single 3345 in glam vinyl in the shape of a giant plectrum (but imagine the size of guitar you would need).
An automatic golf ball collector, plectrum maker and pneumatic marble game are among the novel projects on display by the school's team of young engineers at the BBC Tomorrow's World Live event at Earls Court.
They play themselves in this hilarious comedy, which sees the fame-hungry duo go in search of a legendary plectrum that will guarantee them the place in the musical firmament they seek.
Alas, the mythical plectrum - made from one of the devil's teeth - is kept in a high security museum, resulting in an audacious bid to break in and steal it.
The plectrum supplied turns everyday items into guitars for you to play along and compete with.