A sound of distinct pitch and quality
Hence we must put down the quality or timbre as depending on the form.
The Scottish timbre is rarely wanting, even in places where scholastic or classical custom might have claimed, as in other literatures, an exclusive privilege.
The substance which determines the form of a column of air is demonstrabl y indifferent for the timbre or quality of tone so long as the sides of the tubes are equally elastic and rigid.
The quality or timbre of sound, i.e.
Timbre itself is, as Helmholtz shows, a kind of harmony felt but not heard.