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loudspeaker Syllabification: loud·speak·er
Pronunciation: /ˈloudˌspēkər/

Definition of loudspeaker in English:


An apparatus that converts electrical impulses into sound, typically as part of a public address system or stereo equipment.
Example sentences
  • The concerts are free from artificial electric sound systems, microphones and loudspeakers.
  • The electricity reaches the loudspeaker, which converts it back into sound.
  • In this case, loudspeakers for the masking system were placed behind unducted ventilation grills.

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