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., absorption factor, absorptivity, abuzz, acoustics, acoustic delay line, acoustic device, acoustic gramophone, acoustic guitar, acoustic impedance, acoustic phenomenon, acoustic power, acoustic projection, acoustic radiation pressure, acoustic reactance, acoustic resistance, acoustic spectrum, acoustic wave, acrophony, aeolian harp, aeolian lyre, affricate, affricate consonant, affricative, air wave, alarm, alarm bell, alarum, alert, amphoric, amplify, anechoic, angelus, angelus bell, apocope, asdic, assibilate, assibilation, assimilate, assimilation, assonant, asthmatic, attenuation, audio, audiogram, audiotape, audiovisual, audiovisual aid, audio amplifier, audio cd, audio compact disc, audio recording, audio system, auditory hyperesthesia, auditory perception, aurally, babbling, background, background noise, baffle, bang, bark, bass drum, bay, beat, bel, bell, bellow, bellowing, bell ringing, bilabial, birdcall, birdsong, birr, blare, blast, bleat, blow, bluepoint, blues, blue point, bombilate, bombilation, bombinate, bombination, boom, boom out, brasslike, brassy, brattle, breve, bridgeport, bright, brilliant, bugle call, buzz, buzzer, buzzing, cackel, cackle, cacophonic, cacophonous, call, cantering rhythm, capacitor microphone, capital of washington, cardiac murmur, carry, cassette, catch, caterwaul, caw, chime, chink, chirp, chug, churr, clack, clanging, clangorous, clanking, clapper, clapperboard, clatter, clattering, clattery, clavichord, clean, clear, clear up, clever, click, click beetle, click open, clink, clinking, clop, cluck, clump, clunk, cochlea, color, coloration, colour, colouration, common sense, compos mentisp, condenser microphone, conduction, conductive, conductivity, connecticut, connecticut river, consonant, consonate, coo, counterpoint, crack, crackle, crackling, creak, creaking, creaky, crepitate, crepitation, crepitation rale, croak, cronk, crunch, cry, crystal microphone, cuckoo clock, cut, cymbal, damp, dampen, darryl francis zanuck, darryl zanuck, dat, db, deaden, dead air, deaf-aid, deathwatch, deathwatch beetle, debacle, decibel, deflective, dependable, descriptor, diaeresis, diaphragm, didactically, dieresis, diffuser, diffusor, digital audiotape, digraph, din, diphthong, disc, disk, dissimilate, dissonance, dorbeetle, double reed, dreamless, drip, dripping, drone, droning, drubbing, drum, drumbeat, drum roll, dull, eardrum, ear hole, ear trumpet, echo, echoic, echo sounder, electric guitar, elision, entertainment center, euphonious, euphonous, fastidiously, fidelity, firth, fit, flick, flop, footfall, footstep, form, full, fullness, gallop rhythm, gargle, germanic, glide, glug, go, gobble, gong, good, good sense, gramophone, gran casa, grate, grating, gravel, gravelly, grimm's law, grind, grinding, groaning, ground noise, growl, growling, grumbling, grunt, guggle, gumption, gurgle, harmonic, harmonics, harmony, healthy, hear, hearinga, hearing aid, heart murmur, heave, hi-fi, hiccough, hiccup, high-fidelity, high fidelity, high fidelity sound system, hiss, hissing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, hollow, homing torpedo, homophonic, honk, honker, horn, horse sense, housatonic, housatonic river, hum, hurtle, husky, hyperacusia, hyperacusis, imitative, impromptu, infection, information superhighway, infrasonic, instantaneous sound pressure, insulant, insulating material, insulation, intelligent, intensity, j. r. firth, jangle, jarring, jingle, jingle-jangle, john rupert firth, john tyndall, judgement, judgment, judicious, kazoo, knell, knock, knocking, kundt's tube, kwakiutl, lap, laugh, laughter, lax, light, lip sync, lip synch, lip synchronisation, lip synchronization, listen, listening, long island sound, loud, loudness, mach, machmeter, mach number, macron, marching, mellow, mellowness, melodious, meow, mew, miaou, miaow, microphone, microphoning, mike, mixing, moaning, mono, monophonic, moo, mother wit, muffle, multimedia, multimedia system, murmur, murmuration, murmuring, musical note, mussitation, mute, mutter, muttering, myringa, needle, new london, noise, noiseless, noiselessly, noisily, nonconducting, nonconductive, nonechoic, nonsyllabic, non compos mentisp, note, offhanded, of sound mindp, of unsound mindp, olympia, onomatopoeia, onomatopoeic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, oratory, organ, organ of corti, organ of hearing, orinasal, orinasal phone, palatal, paradiddle, pat, peal, pealing, percussion instrument, percussive instrument, perspicacity, phonation, phone, phonemics, phonetic symbol, phonetic transcription, phone system, phonics, phonogram, phonograph needle, phonograph record, phonograph recording, phonology, piano music, picture, pierce, ping, pink, pipe organ, pitch, pitched, pizzicato, plangency, plash, platter, play, playback, plop, plump, plunk, pop, popgun, popping, press stud, projection, proof, propagate, prudent, pure tone, purl, purr, quack, quadraphonic, quadraphonic system, quadraphony, quadriphonic system, quality, quaver, quiet, quietly, quietness, racket, rain stick, rap, rarefaction, rasping, raspy, rataplan, rationality, raucously, rayleigh disk, reason, reasonable, reasonableness, reasoned, record, recording, recording system, reduplication, reflected, reflection, reflective, reflexion, refraction, refractive, registration, regulate, rending, replication, report, reproducer, resonance, resonate, resound, reverberance, reverberate, reverberation, rhonchus, rhyme, richness, rime, ring, ringing, ring out, ripping, roar, roaring, roll, rolling, rough, rub-a-dub, ruckle, rumbling, rustle, sabin, safe, safe and sound, sane, saneness, sanity, scat, scat singing, sciaenid, sciaenid fish, screaky, scream, screechy, seattle, secure, seeker, semivowel, sense, sensible, shofar, shophar, shrillness, sibilant, sibilant consonant, sibilate, sibilation, sigh, signifier, silence, silencer, silent, sing, single-channel, singultus, siren, siss, sizz, sizzle, sizzling, skipjack, skirl, slating, slaughter, slosh, slush, snap, snapping beetle, snap fastener, snare, snore, snoring, snort, snorter, soft, soft-footed, softness, soft pedal, somnolent, sonant, sonar, song, sonic, sonic barrier, sonic boom, sonic delay line, sonogram, sonography, sonority, sonorousness, soughingly, soundboard, sounding, sounding board, soundless, soundlessly, soundlessness, soundman, soundproof, soundtrack, sound barrier, sound effect, sound film, sound judgement, sound judgment, sound law, sound out, sound perception, sound pressure, sound pressure level, sound projection, sound property, sound ranging, sound recording, sound reflection, sound reproduction, sound spectrum, sound system, sound wave, sourdine, spat, speak, speaker identification, speaking tube, speech sound, speech spectrum, splash, splat, splitting, splosh, splutter, sputter, squeaker, squeaking, squeaky, squealing, squelch, standing wave, stapes, stationary wave, steam whistle, step, stereo, stereophonic, stereophonic system, stereo system, stertor, stertorous, still, stirrup, stock-still, stop, stridence, stridency, stridor, string, stringed instrument, strum, subsonic, superhighway, supersonic, suprasegmental, surd, susurrant, susurration, susurrus, swash, swish, swoosh, swosh, syllabic, symphonic, symphonious, symphonise, symphonize, synchronise, synchronize, syncopate, tacoma, tacoma narrows bridge, talker identification, talking book, tap, tapping, telephone, telephone set, telephone system, television equipment, tenable, tense, theologically, thin, thrashing, throbbing, thrum, thud, thump, thumping, thunderer, thunk, tick, ticking, ticktack, ticktock, tictac, tilde, timber, timbre, ting, tink, tinkle, tinkling, tinkly, tinny, tintinnabulate, tintinnabulation, tocktact, tocsin, toll, tone, tone down, tongue, tootle, torpedo, trample, trampling, transcription, transonic, trouncing, trump, tsimshian, tuneful, tuneless, twang, tweet, tweeter, twirp, two-channel, tympanic membrane, tympanum, tyndall, ultrasonic, ultrasonography, ultrasound, umlaut, unclouded, undamaged, unmelodious, unreflected, unsound, unsounded, unsyllabic, untuneful, uprise, vibes, vibraharp, vibrancy, vibraphone, vibrate, vibrator, videotape, video equipment, vocal, vocalisation, vocalization, voice, voiced sound, voiceless consonant, volume, vowel, vowellike, vowel sound, vox, vroom, walloping, warning bell, warning signal, water hammer, web, well-founded, well-grounded, well-informed, whack, wheeze, wheeziness, wheezing, wheezy, whine, whipping, whir, whirr, whirring, whish, whispering, whistle, whistler, whistling, whiz, whizbang, whizz, whizzbang, wholesome, whoosh, wind, wind harp, wind instrument, wobbling, word form, world wide web, www, xestobium rufovillosum, yowl, zanuck, zing, zizz


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