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Gain (noun)

Type: noun

Pronunciation: /gayn/

What does Gain mean?

1. An increase or decrease in the amplitude of a signal.

Gain is generally a synonym for volume, though it’s often used as another word for distortion.

2. Initial sound level of a sound before it goes through an amplifier.

Gain can also mean the initial sound or signal level before it goes through an amplifier.

Gain synonyms: Volume

Example sentence: “Can you bring down the gain on it.”

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