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  • adj. Of or pertaining to hearing or acoustics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to acoustics.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or belonging to the science of acoustics; acoustic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to the science of acoustics


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  • Chapter Three examines the sense of hearing, what I call the acoustical environment.

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  • Naturally, this meant for the prevailing mode of thinking that the experience of the colour of a tone had to be interpreted as the effect of a kind of acoustical adding together of a number of single tone perceptions (very much as Newton had interpreted 'white' light as the outcome of an optical adding together of a certain number of single colour perceptions).

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  • Among other things, the program provides area in technical disciplines, such as acoustical, chemical, electrical or environmental engineering.

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  • The 1,087-seat hall met challenges with the best kind of acoustical response, which is to say you never thought about the sound at all. - Latest Videos

  • The play area for the school is directly below your window and offers the acoustical double-whammy of a concrete floor covered by a corrugated tin roof.

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  • Rumba and tango night on "Dancing with the Stars" also marks the unveiling of a flashy new in-the-round dance floor and the show's first-ever all-acoustical music night -- perfect solutions to two problems that did not exist.

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  • Some people who normally are exemplary, like Jill Grove as Erda, seemed lost in the acoustical challenges of the hall and the production.

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  • The large floor area of the worship space bas great acoustical influence.

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  • Large expanses of absorptive acoustical ceiling tile are to be strictly avoided.

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  • Some may consider using absorbing materials such as carpeting or acoustical tile to suppress noise from the congregation.

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