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[rez-uh-nuh nt] /ˈrɛz ə nənt/

or echoing, as sounds:
the resonant thundering of cannons being fired.
deep and full of :
a resonant voice.
pertaining to .
producing ; causing amplification or sustention of sound.
pertaining to a system in a state of , especially with respect to sound.
Phonetics. a vowel or a voiced consonant or semivowel that is neither a stop nor an affricate, as, in English, (m, ng, n, l, r, y, w).
(of sound) resounding or re-echoing
producing or enhancing resonance, as by sympathetic vibration
characterized by resonance

1590s, from Latin resonantem (nominative resonans), present participle of resonare (see resonance).


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