Friday, 21st December 2007 : Today's Word is ...
( Noun & Adjective )
Pronunciation : bar'i-ton
1. A male singer or voice with a range higher than a bass and lower than a tenor
2. An instrument that sounds within this range
3. A vocal or instrumental part written in this range
4. A valved brass instrument similar to but larger than the euphonium
5. Of or pertaining to a baritone
Italian baritono, from Greek barutonos, deep sounding - barus, heavy + tonos - tone
• His baritone voice worked beautifully with the voices of the other singers.
• Mr. Sungh was remembered as a Newsreader with beard, baritone voice and perfect diction.
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