missing fundamental

noun

a tone, not present in the sound received by the ear, whose pitch is that of the difference between the two tones that are sounded

Nearby words

  1. missile, guided,
  2. missileer,
  3. missileman,
  4. missilery,
  5. missing,
  6. missing link,
  7. missing mass,
  8. missiology,
  9. mission,
  10. mission control

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