noun. the perceptual trait correlating to the quality of a noise. Two perceptually various noises with the same pitch and volume differ within their timbre. Timbre is determined mainly by the noise spectrum but additionally is impacted by temporal and intensive traits.

TIMBRE: "Timbre can often be disrupted in females dependent upon their menstrual cycle."
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