head register


noun

the high register of the human voice.

Origin of head register

First recorded in 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for head register

  • The head-register, even in womans voice, is capable of great expansion, if good habits of tone-production are followed.

    The Child-Voice in Singing|Francis E. Howard