HyperDic: damper_block

English > 1 sense of the expression damper block:
NOUNartifactdamper block, piano damperdamper consisting of a small felted block that drops onto a piano string to stop its vibration
English > damper block: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningdamper consisting of a small felted block that drops onto a piano string to stop its vibration.
Synonympiano damper
Part ofpiano actionaction consisting of a system of levers that move a felt hammer to strike the strings when a key is depressed
Broaderdamper, mufflerA device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations

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