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sounding board

a thin wooden board in a piano or comprising the upper surface of a resonating chamber in a violin, cello, etc., serving to amplify the vibrations produced by the strings passing across it

sounding board

A solid flat surface above a pulpit of an early church, intended to act as a sound reflector, directing a small fraction of sound of the speaker’s voice toward the listeners.
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Looking into a suggestion from The Sounding Board that trees' leaves should be left where they fall, the team found that in accordance with the Department's landscaping contract, managed by the General Services Administration, leaf-blower use is limited to weekends and early morning hours in the fall, and that leaf debris is ground, composted and reused in landscaping--a Sounding Board suggestion for embassies overseas that is being applied right here at home.
Dave Budd, the council's Executive member for regeneration, has approved the charter and it will be signed by representatives of both the council and the Community Sounding Board.
This family member is in the perfect position to serve as your sounding board.
Roberta's been my sounding board for so many ideas and issues at this school.
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I finally engaged a music supervisor as a kind of sounding board.
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This is such a great improvement," said Budget Officer Tim Carpenter via The Sounding Board.
The November Sounding Board ("A modest wedding proposal") by Peg Conway is reasonable, and I hope the church implements ways to achieve it.