three-way speaker

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Electronics

  • A speaker which utilizes three individual drivers for each of three intervals of frequencies. Such a speaker usually has a woofer, a midrange, and a tweeter. A three-way speaker may have more than one driver dedicated to each covered band. For example, there may be two tweeters. Its abbreviation is 3-way speaker. Also called three-way loudspeaker, or three-way system.
  • abbreviation3-way speaker
  • synonymthree-way loudspeaker
  • synonymthree-way system
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