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murmur

noun (SOUND)    /ˈmɜː.mər/ US  /ˈmɝː.mɚ/
C2 [C] the sound of something being said very quietly : A murmur of agreement came from the crowd .Ways of talking [S] a soft continuous sound : The murmur of the waves on the beach lulled me to sleep .Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of murmur noun (SOUND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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