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sonorous

 [sah-no´rus, son´ah-rus]
resonant; sounding.

sonorous

(sō-nō′rŭs) [L.]
Giving forth a loud and rounded sound.

sonorous

resonant; sounding.
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Following Aures (1985c, Equation 11), we define the pure sonorousness [T.
For this reason it is often sufficient to evaluate only sonorousness and to neglect roughness, or vice-versa.
Like roughness and sonorousness, pitch commonality and pitch proximity (the inverse of pitch distance) may be combined to produce a measure of the overall tonal relationship between any two sonorities in a composition.
In composition, a family of sonorities containing embedded harmonic fragments of this kind might be produced by generating all possible sonorities whose sonorousness lies in a given range, where sonorousness is formulated as maximum complex-tone audibility (see Equation 10).
Following this tradition, progressions of nonharmonic tonal sonorities may be composed by first imposing specific limits on the consonance/dissonance of each sonority according to psychoacoustically based indices such as roughness and sonorousness.
Pure sonorousness was called "pure tonalness" by Parncutt (1989).