tone control


noun

a manual control used to adjust the relative responses of an amplifier to high, low, and intermediate audio frequencies.

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British Dictionary definitions for tone control

tone control

noun

a device in a radio, etc, by which the relative intensities of high and low frequencies may be varied
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