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<sound modifying devices>

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Collocates decriptors for devices which do not produce sound themselves but modify the sound produced by something else, such as human breath. For equipment that transmits and reproduces sound, without necessarily modifying it, see descriptors collocated under <sound transmitting and reproducing equipment>.

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<Sound Devices>


12yrs ago

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