close-miced

English translation: close-miked

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English term or phrase:close-miced
English translation:close-miked
Entered by: elsayed fayed

13:02 Nov 30, 2009
English to English translations [PRO]
Music
English term or phrase: close-miced
Dynamic microphones generally sound best on guitar cabinets and close-miced drums
elsayed fayed
Egypt
Local time: 05:56
close-miked
Explanation:
With the microphone close to the drums. The term comes from the abbreviation "mic" for microphone, though your term is often spelled with a "k" to avoid confusion about mice.
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Jim Tucker (X)
United States
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close-miked


Explanation:
With the microphone close to the drums. The term comes from the abbreviation "mic" for microphone, though your term is often spelled with a "k" to avoid confusion about mice.

Jim Tucker (X)
United States
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 24
Grading comment
thank you
Notes to answerer
Asker: i know mic mean microphone but i want the mean of close and micing in --Also my first choice for micing a snare drum


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Peter Nicholson: http://www.musiciansbuy.com/mmMBCOM/html/akg/miking_the_drum...
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