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306                                                      INDEX.
Page Tetrads, Consonant, comparison of... 219
-----------, distribution of major ...... 221
------------------minor........................ 222
Thompson's Enharmonic organ ...... 246
Timbre......................................... 84
Tones, mostly compound ............... 69
Tonic Sol-fa fork ........................... 42
Tonometer .................................... 151
Transmission of sound through air... 8
Trevelyan's rocker........................... 6
Triads .......................................... 204
-----, Distribution of major ............ 215
-----------minor ..............................'217
-----, Inversions of major ............... 208
-----------minor .............................*. 210
Trombone....................................... 114
Trumpet ....................................... 114
Tuning-fork ................................. 122
-----, Effect of heat on pitch of......... 123
-----kept vibrating by electro-magnet 77
Tympanum.................................... 23
Utriculua....................................... 26
Paok
Velocity of sound in air, &c............ 20
-----------in gases, how ascertained... 119
-----------in solids, ,;             ...... 119
Ventral segments of strings............ 91
-----------in pipes........................102 &c.
Vibrations of plates........................ 124
Vibration number .......................30, 42
-----numbers of tones of scale......... 46
-----ratio, or vibration fraction......45, 50
-----ratios. Composition of............48, 49
-----------of principal intervals......... 51
Violin, Quality of tone on............... 96
Vocal ligaments............................. 114
Vowel sounds................................. 76
"Water wave....................................     9
Wave, Associated..........................   19
-----length, To ascertain..................   43
-----.Sound.................................   17
Waves, Composition of .................   82
-----on stretched tube or rope.........   13
Wertheim's Velocities of sound in
solids.................................   21
Wheel Syren ................................   28