The act, process, or manner of producing musical tones: used both of instruments and of the voice. See voice-production and voice-building. (noun)
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Use "tone-production" in a sentence
"It is immaterial from the standpoint of tone-production, whether either or both are used."
"We are indebted to modern science, aided by the laryngoscope, for many facts concerning the action of the larynx, and more especially the vocal cords in tone-production."
"When the muscles and other parts concerned in tone-production perform their physiological functions in a healthy manner, that is, in such a way that no congestion, or inflammation or undue weariness will result, the singing-tone of the child will never be loud."