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attack time : (1) The rate of attack of a note. (2) The time it takes for a compressor or limiter to reduce its gain after a strong signal is applied to it. See release time.
attack transient : The actual attack waveform. See transient.
attack : The first part of the sound of a note. In a synthesizer envelope, the attack segment is the segment during which the envelope rises from its initial value (usually zero) to the attack (peak) level (often the maximum level for the envelope) at a rate determined by the attack time parameter. See ADSR.