side tone


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side tone

n
(Telecommunications) sound diverted from a telephone microphone to the earpiece so that a speaker hears his own voice at the same level and position as that of the respondent
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With near specular, face and side tone visualizations and flake and color values, ColorProof gives users precise onscreen color proofing in seconds and practically eliminates the need for physical color chips.
The earpiece goes loud, there's a touch of side tone, and I didn't hear any distortion at high volumes.
It also adds side tone, which is the subtle sensation of being able to perceive your own voice in the earpiece, making the VoIP experience feel much like using a standard telephone.
Hearings on this subject generally have a Shirley Temple, look-on-the-bright side tone.