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Voice quality

voice quality

voice quality is that component of speech which gives the primary distinction to a given speaker's voice when pitch and loudness are excluded. It involves both phonatory and resonatory characteristics. Some of the descriptions of voice quality are harshness, breathiness and nasality.


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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... exception of orgasm. Mine is almost exclusively brought on by certain voices. ". . . that certain gravel or sediment in the voice (like Morgan Freeman or Ken Nordine)" - this rings a bell with me, it is the quality of the person's voice that affects me, not what is being said, for ...

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by chillsdownmyspine
Thu Aug 18, 2011 10:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 88
Views: 116997

HIstory ...

... Catholics admit what they created and supported - never . Hate. A human quality - the organization of it - a theist quality.? Read these quotes and ... to be brought to bear on it. [Adolf Hitler, from Rauschning, _The Voice of Destruction_, pp. 239-40] My feelings as a Christian points me to ...

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by E8-not42
Sat Nov 17, 2007 5:55 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: God vs Evolution
Replies: 274
Views: 213885

A Monkey's Uncle

... to all parts of the planet and it can be selective in the quest for quality or desirable genetic matching. This allows for rapid change and, ... who use that ability to convey information over a distance that their voice cannot carry. Clearly we have the ability as well as a need to communicate ...

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by narrowstaircase
Wed Mar 14, 2007 3:46 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
Replies: 26
Views: 52899

A Monkey's Uncle

... to all parts of the planet and it can be selective in the quest for quality or desirable genetic matching. This allows for rapid change and, ... who use that ability to convey information over a distance that their voice cannot carry. Clearly we have the ability as well as a need to communicate ...

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by JDavidE
Sat Mar 10, 2007 9:39 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
Replies: 26
Views: 52899

The Fiber Disease

... and board rooms – LifeSize Team delivers exceptional video and audio quality so participants can maximize their collaboration efforts across distances. ... and endorsed by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), the voice of industrial design, committed to advancing the profession through ...

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by London
Thu Dec 07, 2006 4:00 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 4988302


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