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howl

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

[hau̇l]
(engineering acoustics)
Undesirable prolonged sound produced by a radio receiver or audio-frequency amplifier system because of either electric or acoustic feedback.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Dela Cruz's 'Balangiga: Howling Wilderness' will be featured in the festival's 'Five Continents' section.
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Outstanding Achievement in Production Design: Marija Vicente, Timmy Harn and Zues Bascon (Balangiga: Howling Wilderness)
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But if your dog howling in your absence is becoming a problem, contact a pet behaviourist.
But for his first mention in Variety, in an Off Broadway play, it was his howling that gained notice.
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Keith Lewis won two and Mike Howling one to complete the Ormesby victory as Mike Newton and Eileen Robinson scored one win each for Nunthorpe.