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- (UK) IPA(key): /fɔlˈsɛ.təʊ/
- (US) enPR: fälsĕˊtō, IPA(key): /falˈsɛ.toʊ/, /faɫˈsɛ.ɾo/
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- Hyphenation: fal‧set‧to
- (singing, uncountable) The "false" (singing) voice in any human, usually airy and lacking a purity of vowels; created by utilizing the next highest vocal folds above those used for speech and normal range singing. It is commonly confused with the Head Voice register.
- (music, countable) A person who sings in falsetto.
"false" (singing) voice in any human
falsetto m (plural falsetti)
- (music) falsetto (voice)