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lamprophony

[lam-prof-uh-nee] /læmˈprɒf ə ni/
noun, Phonetics
1.
loudness and clarity of voice.
Also, lamprophonia
[lam-pruh-foh-nee-uh] /ˌlæm prəˈfoʊ ni ə/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < Greek lamprophōnía, equivalent to lampróphōn(os) clear of voice (lampró(s) clear, distinct + -phōnos -phonous) + -ia -y3; see -phony
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lamprophonic
[lam-pruh-fon-ik] /ˌlæm prəˈfɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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