high fidelity

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high fidelity

a. the reproduction of sound using electronic equipment that gives faithful reproduction with little or no distortion
b. (as modifier): a high-fidelity amplifier

high fidelity

[¦hī fi′del·əd·ē]
(engineering acoustics)
Audio reproduction that closely approximates the sound of the original performance. Also known as hi-fi.
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ABOUT HI FI RECORDINGS - Hi Fi Recordings and Fi Hi Music Publishing were established in 1995 as joint ventures with major record labels and publishing companies.
Serving as a leading sponsor in this annual musical event, Burger King Corporation will join Essence Entertainment and the twenty four lucky prize winners of the "What's Your Hi Fi Q" radio promotion for a week in the big easy taking in various sites, live music concerts, seminars and cultural exhibits.
Best Vocalist: Mark Potter, Suit Tie Hi Fi (Sydney, Australia) - Prize: A Trion professional tube mic from CAD Microphones, a personal vocal monitor from TC Electronics / Helicon and a pro mic cable from Planet Waves - D'Addario.
The Mungo's Hi Fi are hoping their club night at the Arches tomorrow can ignite the scene in Scotland.
Both the Hi Fi Buys Lakewood and Smirnoff Starplex Amphitheaters are donating the use of their facilities, while radio and television outlets in the Atlanta and Dallas markets are providing advertising at no cost.
Note: At the Stereophile High-End Hi Fi Show, members of the media will also be able to hear sound systems from more than 170 participating international manufacturers.