noun Date: 1935 a loudspeaker usually larger than a tweeter, responsive only to the lower acoustic frequencies, and used for reproducing sounds of low pitch — compare tweeter

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  • woofer — [ wufɶr ] n. m. • 1955; mot angl., de woof « bruit imitant un aboiement » ♦ Anglic. Haut parleur reproduisant les sons graves. ● woofer nom masculin (américain woofer, de l anglais to woof, aboyer) Synonyme de boomer. ● woofer (synonymes) nom… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • woofer — / wʊfə/, it. / vufer/ s. ingl. [der. di (to ) woof abbaiare , di origine onomatopeica], usato in ital. al masch. (elettron.) [riproduttore di basse frequenze sonore] ▶◀ ‖ cassa (acustica). ⇑ altoparlante …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • woofer — ► NOUN ▪ a loudspeaker designed to reproduce low frequencies …   English terms dictionary

  • woofer — [woof′ər] n. [ WOOF2 + ER] a large, high fidelity speaker for reproducing low frequency sounds: cf. TWEETER, MIDRANGE (n. 2) …   English World dictionary

  • Woofer — This article is about a loudspeaker driver. For individuals trained in remote first aid, see Wilderness First Responder. Woofer is the term commonly used for a loudspeaker driver designed to produce low frequency sounds, typically from around 40… …   Wikipedia

  • Woofer — Un woofer. Corte de un woofer, no a escala. Woofer es e …   Wikipedia Español

  • Woofer — Woo|fer 〈[wu: ] m. 3; Mus.; kurz für〉 Subwoofer * * * Woo|fer [ wʊfɐ ], der; [s], [engl. woofer, zu: to woof = bellen] (Technik): [Tiefton]lautsprecher an elektroakustischen Anlagen. * * * I Woofer   [ wuːfə, englisch] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Woofer — Boomer (haut parleur) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Boomer. Un boomer (ou woofer). Un boomer …   Wikipédia en Français

  • woofer — UK [ˈwʊfə(r)] / US [ˈwʊfər] noun [countable] Word forms woofer : singular woofer plural woofers a speaker (= a piece of equipment that sound comes out of) that is designed for low sounds. A speaker designed for high sounds is called a tweeter …   English dictionary

  • Woofer — Altavoz. Sistema de reproducción de sonido. No confundir con subwoofer. Un woofer es un altavoz (generalmente un altavoz dinámico). Hay 2 tipos: ● Especializado en bajas y medias frecuencias (30 a 3.000 Hz). Es decir, optimizado para reproducir… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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