[ trem-yuh-luh nt ]
/ ˈtrɛm yə lənt /
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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.
Its your turn to pick the movie but your sister gets to pick the board game we’re going to play.
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Origin of tremulant
OTHER WORDS FROM tremulantun·trem·u·lant, adjective
Words nearby tremulant
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British Dictionary definitions for tremulant
/ (ˈtrɛmjʊlənt) /
- a device on an organ by which the wind stream is made to fluctuate in intensity producing a tremolo effect
- a device on an electrophonic instrument designed to produce a similar effect
Word Origin for tremulant
C19: from Medieval Latin tremulāre to tremble
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