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noun treble pronunciation in British English /ˈtreb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    [countable] British a situation in which a person or team wins three sports events or competitions within a particular period of time, for example on the same day or in the same season
  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] music the highest sounds in music
    1. a.
      [uncountable] the part of something such as a radio or stereo that controls the higher sounds

      My stereo has separate controls for the treble and the bass.

    2. b.
      [countable] music a treble is a boy who sings in a very high voice
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