Definition of tuning fork in English:

tuning fork

Syllabification: tun·ing fork


  • A two-pronged steel device used by musicians, which vibrates when struck to give a note of specific pitch.
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    • It is this essay that, when struck as if a tuning fork, vibrates through all the other essays.
    • Other resonant devices like chimes, tuning forks and gongs are utilized by professionals.
    • This phenomenon is similar to the vibrations that can be produced in a tuning fork when it is struck by sound waves.

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