an opening in the soundboard of a musical stringed instrument, as a violin or lute, for increasing the soundboard’s capacity for vibration.
any of variously shaped apertures in the sounding board of certain stringed instruments, such as the `f’ shaped holes of a violin
adjective 1. emitting or producing a sound or sounds. 2. resounding or sonorous. 3. having an imposing sound; high-sounding; pompous. noun 4. a verbal contest or confrontation, as among teenage boys or street-gang members, in which the trading of often elaborate insults and invective takes the place of physical violence. noun 1. Often, soundings. the […]
noun, Meteorology. 1. a balloon carrying instruments aloft to make atmospheric measurements, especially a radiosonde balloon.
noun 1. a small block of wood for rapping with a gavel.
noun 1. a thin, resonant plate of wood forming part of a musical instrument, and so placed as to enhance the power and quality of the tone. 2. a structure over or behind and above a speaker, orchestra, etc., to reflect the sound toward the audience. 3. a board used in floors, partitions, etc., for […]