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Compression

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  1. This boosts the volume of softer picked notes, while capping the louder ones, giving a more even level of volume

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. Another effect of compression is that it expands the length of a held note, or its sustain

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  3. a subtle effect primarily for electric guitar where the highest and lowest points of the sound wave are "limited"

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  4. This is frequently used in country music, where fast clean passages can sound uneven unless artificially "squashed"

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  5. reduces the height of the signal to a preset level

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