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English definition of “resonance”

resonance

noun (SOUND)    /ˈrez.ən.əns/
[U] the quality of being loud and clearDescribing qualities of sound [C or U] specialized physics the production of a sound as a result of vibration (= shaking) of another object: magnetic resonanceSounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of resonance noun (SOUND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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