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What are guitar picks?

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Answered 2011-09-13 18:28:19

Thin shaped plastic, metal, acrylic or any suitable solid material pieces that people use to play guitar to save their fingers from constant friction and to get better sound off the string.

What guitar picks are.Guitar picks are triangular shaped plastic peices that people use to play giutar with. They hold it with their fingers and use it so they don't scrape fingers with guitar strings. AnswerA guitar pick is a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
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