Another name for a megaphone

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another name for a megaphone

The Braindead Megaphone Quotes by George Saunders

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What is "megaphone"

A portable, usually hand-held, funnel-shaped device that is used to amplify a person's natural voice toward a targeted direction. The sound is introduced into the narrow end of the megaphone, by holding it up to the face and speaking into it, and the sound waves radiate out the wide end. The megaphone increases the volume of sound by increasing the acoustic impedance seen by the vocal cords, matching the impedance of the vocal cords to the air, so that more sound power is radiated. It also serves to direct the sound waves in the direction the horn is pointing. It somewhat distorts the sound of the voice because the frequency response of the megaphone is greater at higher sound frequencies.

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