from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A technical process by which sounds are created or altered for use in a film, video, or other electronically produced work.
- n. A person who creates or alters sounds using this process.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. ,(US) The creation of sound effects, and their addition to film and TV images
- n. ,(US) A foley artist
After Jack Foley (1891-1967), pioneering sound effect editor at Universal Studios in the 1930s.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Jack Foley (Wiktionary)