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timbre
used in Light in August

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tone color; the quality of a sound separate from its pitch and amplitude
  • Yet the heartiness, like the timbre, seemed to be as impermanent as the sound of the words, vanishing, leaving nothing, not even a definitely stated thought in the ear or the belief.
    Chapter 18 (57% in)

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