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tweet·er

 (twē′tər)
n.
A small loudspeaker designed to reproduce high-pitched sounds in a high-fidelity audio system.

tweeter

(ˈtwiːtə)
n
(Electronics) a loudspeaker used in high-fidelity systems for the reproduction of high audio frequencies. It is usually employed in conjunction with a woofer and a crossover network
[C20: from tweet]

tweet•er

(ˈtwi tər)

n.
a small loudspeaker designed for the reproduction of high-frequency sounds.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tweeter - a loudspeaker that reproduces higher audio frequency soundstweeter - a loudspeaker that reproduces higher audio frequency sounds; "the sound system had both tweeters and woofers"
loudspeaker, loudspeaker system, speaker system, speaker unit, speaker - electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance
Translations
haut-parleur d'aigus

tweeter

[ˈtwiːtəʳ] Naltavoz m para frecuencias altas

tweeter

tweeter

[ˈtwiːtəʳ] n (Stereo) → tweeter m inv
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In addition to Plus One woofer cones and reduced voice-coil impedance, Reference speakers incorporate edge-driven silk-dome tweeters and tweeter-level adjustment, just like the best high-end home audio speakers.
The result is a driver that offers both good sensitivity combined with low resonance frequency so that the tweeter can be used in systems with lower cross over points than normally recommended for conventional tweeters.