humming top

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a top that makes a humming noise as it spins

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Ancient Greek, Chinese and Roman societies built tops for games and entertainment and the Maori in New Zealand have long used humming tops in mourning ceremonies.
Some say she has even turned percussion into a spectator sport - leaping around on stage like a wild, barefoot gypsy, whacking xylophones and spinning humming tops as she goes.