Share this entry
roll-off Syllabification: roll-off
Pronunciation: /ˈrōlôf/

Definition of roll-off in English:


The smooth fall of response to zero at either end of the frequency range of a piece of audio equipment.
Example sentences
  • It has a relatively flat frequency response to 1000 Hz, then a rapid roll-off.
  • A fixed roll-off was engineered into the vintage mic to counteract its gargantuan bass proximity effect.
  • The roll-off is about - 6dB per octave starting at 160 Hz.
Definition of roll-off in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources