clang tint

noun

Definition of clang tint

: the quality of a complex sound : timbre

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History and Etymology for clang tint

partial translation of German klangfarbe, from klang noise, sound (from Old High German klanc) + farbe color

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“Clang tint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clang%20tint. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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