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synthesizer

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noun syn·the·siz·er \-ˌsī-zər\

Simple Definition of synthesizer

  • : an electronic machine that produces and controls sound and is used especially in music and for reproducing speech

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of synthesizer

  1. 1 :  one that synthesizes <an expert synthesizer of diverse views>

  2. 2 :  a usually computerized electronic apparatus for the production and control of sound (as for producing music)

Examples of synthesizer in a sentence

  1. The band used a synthesizer for the drumbeat.



1869

First Known Use of synthesizer

1869



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