sound box

soundbox

[sound-boks]
noun
a chamber in a musical instrument, as the body of a violin, for increasing the sonority of its tone.

Origin:
1870–75; sound1 + box1

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soundbox (ˈsaʊndˌbɒks)
 
n
the resonating chamber of the hollow body of a violin, guitar, etc

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