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  • n  the quality of not being perceptible by the ear

  • Novelist John Updike's literary voice is low and gentle; he chooses a quiet theme and carefully understates it to the threshold of inaudibility.
  • On matters ranging from civil rights to the gas giveaway, Stevenson lowered his voice to the point of inaudibility; the effectiveness of his thrusts against the Administration .
  • Last Minister to listen from the gallery was Lord Russell, in 1850, investigating inaudibility complaints.

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