sonority

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noun so·nor·i·ty \sə-ˈnȯr-ə-tē, -ˈnär-\

Definition of sonority

plural

sonorities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being sonorous :  resonance

  2. 2 :  a sonorous tone or speech

Circa 1623

First Known Use of sonority

circa 1623

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