monophonic sound


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monophonic sound

[¦män·ə¦fän·ik ‚sau̇nd]
(engineering acoustics)
Sound produced by a system in which one or more microphones feed a single transducing channel which is coupled to one or more loudspeakers.
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Sa'id purposefully uses monophonic sounds, the kind generated by early electronic instruments--the theremin, the ondes Martenot, and analog synths.