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That which is called nasality is caused by the failure of the tone to reach freely the anterior cavities of the nares.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The pink flowers are the largest while those of a yellow color are the smallest.
Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
And once more, she found herself desiring to be like Janet--not only in appearance, but in soft manner and tone.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
What the ear hears is the fundamental pitch only; the overtones harmonize with the primary or fundamental tone, and enrich it.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
She was growing accustomed to like shocks, but she could not keep the mounting color back from her cheeks.
This may be done by taking the humming tone and bringing to bear upon it a strong pressure of energy.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
I could have sworn I heard a cry, and one of my men spoke in a tone that assured me my imagination had not been playing a trick.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Her attachment to impressionism leads this artist to many experiments in color—or, as one critic wrote, "to play with color."
He is simply hearing every tone, knowing exactly what effect he wishes to produce and how to do it.

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