sonority

[suh-nawr-i-tee, -nor-]
noun, plural sonorities.
the condition or quality of being resonant or sonorous.

Origin:
1515–25; < Medieval Latin sonōritās < Late Latin: melodiousness, equivalent to Latin sonōr(us) (see sonorous) + -itās -ity

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sonorous (səˈnɔːrəs, ˈsɒnərəs)
 
adj
1.  producing or capable of producing sound
2.  (of language, sound, etc) deep or resonant
3.  (esp of speech) high-flown; grandiloquent
 
[C17: from Latin sonōrus loud, from sonor a noise]
 
sonority
 
n
 
so'norously
 
adv
 
so'norousness
 
n

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Then you find the great violins also have a significant low-frequency component that defines the sonority and adds darkness.
The right-hand octaves in the higher register provide metallic brilliance, and the lower left-hand octaves a thunderous sonority.
Its sonority, contrasted with the cornet's may be considered as more brightly projected.
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