Definition of drumette in English:

drumette

(also drummette)

noun

North American
  • The upper part of the wing of a chicken (or occasionally a turkey), which resembles a small drumstick, as an item of food.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Valparaiso (Indiana) Vidette-Messenger. From drum + -ette, after drumstick.

Pronunciation

drumette

/drʌˈmɛt/