acoustic bass

noun

Definition of acoustic bass

  1. 1 Acoustic Bass :  a 32′ and 64′ organ stop whose notes are obtained by the production of difference tones by smaller pipes —called also Harmonic Bass, Resultant Bass

  2. 2 less commonly acoustic bass guitar :  a hollow-bodied bass guitar somewhat larger than an ordinary guitar

  3. 3 :  double bass

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1902

First Known Use of acoustic bass

1902


acoustic bass

noun

Definition of acoustic bass

  1. :  an organ register of 32′ pitch or 64′ pitch obtained by the production of resultant tones by smaller pipes — compare combination tone

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