ALL meanings of acoustics

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  • noun acoustics the scientific study of sound and sound waves 3
  • noun acoustics the characteristics of a room, auditorium, etc, that determine the fidelity with which sound can be heard within it 3
  • noun plural acoustics the qualities of a room, theater, etc. that have to do with how clearly sounds can be heard or transmitted in it 3
  • noun acoustics the branch of physics dealing with sound, esp. with its transmission 3
  • noun acoustics Obsolete. a remedy for deafness or imperfect hearing. 1
  • adjective acoustics pertaining to the sense or organs of hearing, to sound, or to the science of sound. 1
  • adjective acoustics (of a building material) designed for controlling sound. 1
  • adjective acoustics Music. of, relating to, or being a musical instrument whose sound is not electrically enhanced or modified. arranged for or made up of such instruments: an acoustic solo; an acoustic group. 1
  • noun acoustics The physical quality of a space for performing music. 1
  • noun acoustics (physics) The science of sounds, teaching their nature, phenomena and laws. 0
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