Roget category 4083. Words relating to matter
› 3.3. Organic matter
›› 3.3.2. Sensation
zot [Coll.] —
low note, base note, bass note, flat note, grave note, deep note — bass — basso, basso profondo [It] — baritone, barytone† — contralto.
[device to cause resonance] echo chamber, resonator.
[ringing in the ears] tinnitus [Med.].
[devices which make a resonating sound] bell, doorbell, buzzer — gong, cymbals (musical instruments) 417.
[physical resonance] sympathetic vibrations — natural frequency, coupled vibration frequency — overtone — resonating cavity — sounding board, tuning fork.
[electrical resonance] tuning, squelch, frequency selection — resonator, resonator circuit — radio &c.. [chemical resonance] resonant structure, aromaticity, alternating double bonds, non-bonded resonance — pi clouds, unsaturation, double bond, (valence).
ring in the ear.
sweet bells jangled, out of time and harsh"
echoing down the mountain and through the echoing down the mountain and through the dell.
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