Definitions for "Sarod"
Keywords:  lute, plucked, unfretted, rabab, fret
A popular stringed instrument without frets.
A lute with a smooth metal fingerboard whose sounding board is covered with goatskin. It first appeared in the first half of the 19th century, strongly influenced by the Afghani rabab.
Traditional Indian stringed musical instrument played by plucking with a plectrum and depressing strings on a fret-less neck, similar to a present-day sarod.