an instrument for gauging and recording acuity of hearing.
audiometer, awd-i-om′et-ėr, n. an instrument for measuring and recording differences in the power of hearing.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
an instrument for testing the intensity and frequency range of sound that is capable of detection by the human ear
audiometer au·di·om·e·ter (ô’dē-ŏm’ĭ-tər)
An electrical instrument for measuring the threshold of hearing for pure tones of normally audible frequencies generally varying from 200 to 8000 hertz and recorded in decibels.
au’di·o·met’ric (-ō-mět’rĭk) adj.
au’di·o·me·tri’cian (-ō-mə-trĭsh’ən) n.
- Audio mining
noun in computing, the capture of large amounts of speech data for storage in archives which can be browsed, searched, and mined as easily as text; also called audio indexing Examples Audio mining will make recorded speech as indexable and searchable as printed text.
the testing of hearing by means of an audiometer.
- Audio processing technology
audio processing technology company (APT) A company that produces codecs based on predictive analysis rather than frequency coding. (1996-01-15)
- Audio response
noun a computer response that is audible rather than textual or graphical