audiometry
audiometry audiometry n. 1. the measurement of hearing.

Syn: audiology [WordNet 1.5]

2. measuring sensitivity of hearing. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • audiometry — noun see audiometer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • audiometry — audiometric /aw dee euh me trik/, adj. audiometrically, adv. /aw dee om i tree/, n. Med. the testing of hearing by means of an audiometer. [1885 90; AUDIO + METRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • audiometry — 1. The measurement of hearing. 2. The use of an audiometer. 3. Rapid measurement of the hearing of an individual or a group against a predetermined limit of normalcy; auditory responses to different frequencies presented at a constant intensity …   Medical dictionary

  • audiometry — n. measurement of hearing using an audiometer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • audiometry — [ˌɔ:dɪ ɒmɪtri] noun measurement of the range and sensitivity of a person s sense of hearing. Derivatives audiometer noun audiometric adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • audiometry — au·di·om·e·try …   English syllables

  • audiometry — au•di•om•e•try [[t]ˌɔ diˈɒm ɪ tri[/t]] n. med the testing of hearing by means of an audiometer • Etymology: 1885–90 au di•o•met′ric ˈmɛ trɪk adj …   From formal English to slang

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