Microcoustic
Microcoustic Mi`cro*cous"tic, a. [Micro- + acoustic: cf. F. microcoustique, micracoustique.] Pertaining, or suited, to the audition of small sounds; fitted to assist hearing. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Microcoustic — Mi cro*cous tic, n. An instrument for making faint sounds audible, as to a partially deaf person. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • microcoustic — erron. form of micracoustic …   Useful english dictionary

  • microphonous — mi*croph o*nous (m[ i]*kr[o^]f [ o]*n[u^]s or m[i^]*kr[o^]f [ o]*n[u^]s), a. Serving to augment the intensity of weak sounds; microcoustic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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