a loudspeaker equipped with a baffle having openings designed to improve the reproduction of low-frequency sounds.
- Bass response
the response of a loudspeaker or other amplifying device to low-frequency sounds. noun the response of an audio reproduction system or component to low frequencies
- Bass saxophone
a large saxophone of low range, usually supported on a stand while being played.
- Bass staff
a staff marked with a bass clef. Historical Examples The F below the bass staff had ten frets, G eleven, and each of the highest six strings twelve frets. A Popular History of the Art of Music W. S. B. Mathews Small A (written a), is represented by the fifth line of the bass staff. […]
- Bass strait
a strait between Australia and Tasmania. 80–150 miles (130–240 km) wide. Historical Examples Baudin was very critical about an English chart of Bass Strait, published in 1800. The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders Ernest Scott With these operations closed our work in Bass Strait, for the present. Discoveries in Australia, Volume 1. J Lort Stokes […]