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  • n. Something that prevents sound from traveling through it, such as is put on walls so adjacent areas are not disturbed by noise.
  • n. The act of installing material to dampen sound.
  • v. Present participle of soundproof.


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  • Unbeknownst to much of the public, it is at community-board meetings across the city where agreements between restaurant owners and communities are made on everything from their hours to soundproofing to security guards 'schedules.

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