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preamp Line breaks: pre¦amp
Pronunciation: /ˈpriːamp/

Definition of preamp in English:

noun

Short for preamplifier.
Example sentences
  • Highly regarded as a manufacturer of precision microphones and mic preamps, it now turns its attention to the opposite end of the signal chain.
  • During the early '60s, he built consoles, preamps and record electronics.
  • He thought he probably had experienced her degree of hearing sensitivity once, while wearing headphones connected to a microphone preamp with the gain all the way up.

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