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tweeter

[ twee-ter ]

noun

  1. a small loudspeaker designed for the reproduction of high-frequency sounds.


tweeter

/ ˈtwiːtə /

noun

  1. a loudspeaker used in high-fidelity systems for the reproduction of high audio frequencies. It is usually employed in conjunction with a woofer and a crossover network


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Word History and Origins

Origin of tweeter1

First recorded in 1935–40; tweet + -er 1

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Word History and Origins

Origin of tweeter1

C20: from tweet

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Example Sentences

The researchers looked at two forms of social learning while following the tweets and tweeters over the course of the events.

The edges of the soft dome tweeter’s “constant directivity horn” and the Aramid fiber woofer cone are of equal width.

A contoured plate in the bottom of the speaker directs sound from the tweeter out into the world to create a listening area that’s even, but directional.

Under the Move’s grill, you’ll find a single mid-woofer that faces out from the front of the device, as well as a downward firing tweeter.

The additional tweeter provides enhanced clarity for mid-high to high frequencies, and the passive radiators provide a surprisingly powerful, thumping bass.

One lefty tweeter even complained that an invasion of icky American tourists would undermine “family values” in Cuba.

I would rather have more people like the original, now apologetic tweeter than those threatening him, “defending” people like me.

Soon the original tweeter issued an apology that Singh himself accepted.

Tweets requesting that he come scream in the face of the respective tweeter are a daily occurrence.

When news of the smuggled skulls broke over the wires early last November a Tweeter from Mogadishu replied: Shhh keep it quiet!

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