a device that enables a computer to give a spoken response by generating sounds similar to human speech.
a similar device that selects from a vocabulary of prerecorded words.
- Acoustic spectrography
a technique for analyzing sound by separating it into its component frequencies.
for recording sound (distinguished from ). Contemporary Examples Shortly before the Concordia crashed, Schettino can be heard on the audiotape telling the helmsman to turn again. The Costa Concordia’s Randy Reckless Captain Takes the Stand Barbie Latza Nadeau December 1, 2014 Shortly before an audiotape surfaced purportedly of Ibrahim himself denying the news of his […]
- Audio video interleave
audio video interleave multimedia (AVI) An audio-video standard designed by Microsoft. Apparently proprietary and Microsoft Windows-specific. (http://www2.echo.lu/oii/en/video.html#AVI). [Details?] (1996-09-08)
of, pertaining to, involving, or directed at both hearing and sight: audiovisual facilities; audiovisual techniques. Usually, audiovisuals. . Historical Examples Editing an audiovisual telecast is pretty much a one-man job. Four-Day Planet Henry Beam Piper He was putting together the stuff I’d transmitted in for the audiovisual newscast. Four-Day Planet Henry Beam Piper And she […]