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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Voice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Voiced p. pr. & vb. n. Voicing ]
 1. To give utterance or expression to; to utter; to publish; to announce; to divulge; as, to voice the sentiments of the nation.  “Rather assume thy right in silence and . . . then voice it with claims and challenges.”
    It was voiced that the king purposed to put to death Edward Plantagenet.   --Bacon.
 2. Phon. To utter with sonant or vocal tone; to pronounce with a narrowed glottis and rapid vibrations of the vocal cords; to speak above a whisper.
 3. To fit for producing the proper sounds; to regulate the tone of; as, to voice the pipes of an organ.
 4. To vote; to elect; to appoint.  [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the act of adjusting an organ pipe (or wind instrument) so
          that it conforms to the standards of tone and pitch and