acous
, -t (G). Hear; heard

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  • acous — acous·ma; acous·ti·co·lat·er·al; acous·tics; elec·tro·acous·tic; elec·tro·acous·tics; acous·to optic; acous·tic; acous·ti·cal·ly; acous·to optical; elec·tro·acous·ti·cal; …   English syllables

  • Acous — acoustics, acoustic …   Medical dictionary

  • Acous — • acoustics, acoustic …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • acous·tic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • acous·tics — /əˈkuːstıks/ noun 1 [plural] : the qualities of a room (such as its shape or size) that make it easy or difficult for people inside to hear sounds clearly : acoustic qualities We love performing in this room because of its great acoustics. The… …   Useful english dictionary

  • acousma — acous·ma ə küz mə n, pl mas or ma·ta mət ə an auditory hallucination of a simple nonverbal character (as a buzzing or ringing) * * * acous·ma (ə k zґmə) pl. acousґmata [Gr. akousma a thing heard] a simple auditory hallucination, e.g.,… …   Medical dictionary

  • tics — acous·tics; aero·bal·lis·tics; aero·nau·tics; aero·pol·i·tics; aero·ther·a·peu·tics; an·a·glyp·tics; an·glis·tics; as·tro·nau·tics; at·om·is·tics; bal·lis·tics; be·hav·ior·is·tics; cam·er·a·lis·tics; cat·al·lac·tics; chrem·a·tis·tics;… …   English syllables

  • acousmatamnesia — acous·mat·am·ne·sia (ə k z″mat am neґzhə) [acousma hearing + amnesia] inability to recall sounds …   Medical dictionary

  • acoustigram — acous·ti·gram (ə k sґtĭ gram) acoustogram …   Medical dictionary

  • acoustogram — acous·to·gram (ə k sґto gram) the graphic tracing of the curves, delineated in frequencies per second and decibel levels, of sounds produced by motion of a joint. Applied to the knee joint, an acoustogram shows the sound of the moving… …   Medical dictionary

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