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howl

Electronics an unwanted prolonged high-pitched sound produced by a sound-producing system as a result of feedback

howl

[hau̇l]
(engineering acoustics)
Undesirable prolonged sound produced by a radio receiver or audio-frequency amplifier system because of either electric or acoustic feedback.
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No man's cub can run with the people of the jungle," howled Shere Khan.
I was safe, but my tail hurt me horribly, and I yelped and howled so loud all along the streets, that the other dogs came and attacked me, which made matters no better.
But when the snows began and the wind howled, then his stomach felt empty and his limbs cold, and he hid in trees all the night, and only crept out to eat what the wolves had left behind.
The horde evidently guessed that we had no hearts to fight each other and so they howled in rage as neither of us placed a fatal thrust.
They were a hundred times more terrible in the grim silence which held them than even when they howled.
My father howled aloud, plunged his fingers into the holes which the balls had made, and tore up one of the planks entire.
howled a hundred frantic others, as if the great mass had given them the reply.
All day long to the judgment-seat The crazed Provincials drew-- All day long at their ruler's feet Howled for the blood of the Jew.
The dogs' meat was taken for human use, and Amoraq fed the team with pieces of old summer skin-tents raked out from under the sleeping-bench, and they howled and howled again, and waked to howl hungrily.