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subwoofer

[ suhb-woof-er ]
/ ˈsʌbˌwʊf ər /
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noun

a loudspeaker component designed to reproduce only extremely low bass frequencies, generally below 125 Hz.

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British Dictionary definitions for subwoofer

subwoofer
/ (ˈsʌbˌwuːfə) /

noun

a loudspeaker for reproducing very low frequencies only
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