aliquot scaling


Definition of aliquot scaling

: a method of strengthening the tone of the upper notes of the piano by providing an extra sympathetic string for each note

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First Known Use of aliquot scaling

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Aliquot scaling.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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