Definitions

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  • noun An interest in high fidelity sound reproduction and equipment.

Etymologies

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audio- + -philia

Examples

  • Can’t believe you made it entirely through – but yes, I won’t be taking a job in audiophilia any time soon.

    It Had To Be Murder (part 2) | Miette's Bedtime Story Podcast

  • For one of the unintended consequences of presbycusis is that it liberates you from the snare and delusion of audiophilia.

    The Deaf Audiophile

  • "You'd think that they'd welcome the iPod as a gateway drug to full-blown audiophilia, but sadly that has not been the case."

    Audiophiles Become IPodiophiles

  • "You'd think that they'd welcome the iPod as a gateway drug to full-blown audiophilia, but sadly that has not been the case."

    Audiophiles Become IPodiophiles

  • Opera Sonora Speakers: Every once in a while, questionably scientific theories of audiophilia result in extremely handsome products.

    Gizmodo

  • I've been easing into the world of audiophilia for quite a while now; I've spent my time combing through countless issues of Stereophile, practically live on the Head-Fi forums, and have replaced all of my digital music library with tasty, tasty FLAC.

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