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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (music) resonator whose vibrations reinforce the effect of a musical instrument.

Usage examples (34)
  • The soundboard is canted, sloping toward the tailpiece, is the same on all the bowlbacks.
  • To some, these were just soft jazz or pop lightweights and the music was equivalent to the duo engaging in soundboard masturbation.
  • (purportedly) registered 128 decibels on the venue's soundboard, which is not unlike being in the wake of a jet plane as it is taking off.
  • Parranda (iTunes link) has a lot of polish, too, with instruments that aren't just one big button, like some "soundboard" music apps. for more
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