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Tone color
also called timbre and has one more synonym

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  1. In music, timbre is the quality of a musical note or sound that distinguishes different types of sound production, such as voices or musical instruments

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  2. pronounced /ˈtæm-bər'/, like timber, or , from Fr. timbre tɛ̃bʁ

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  3. The physical characteristics of sound that mediate the perception of timbre include spectrum and envelope

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  4. Timbre is also known in psychoacoustics as tone quality or tone color

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  5. For example, timbre is what, with a little practice, people use to distinguish the saxophone from the trumpet in a jazz group, even if both instruments are playing notes at the same pitch and loudness

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