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subbass

[suhb-beys] /ˈsʌbˌbeɪs/
noun, Music.
1.
the pedal stop on an organ that produces the deepest or lowest tones; fundamental bass.
Also, sub-bass.
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subbass

/ˈsʌbˌbeɪs/
noun
1.
another name for bourdon
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