Meaning of “timbre” in the English Dictionary

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"timbre" in British English

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(Definition of “timbre” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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timbrenoun [ C ]

/ˈtæm·bər, ˈtɪm·bər/

music a feature of sound in music that is produced by a particular instrument or voice

(Definition of “timbre” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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