infrasonic
adjective Date: 1927 1. having or relating to a frequency below the audibility range of the human ear 2. utilizing or produced by infrasonic waves or vibrations

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  • infrasonic — INFRASÓNIC, Ă adj. infrasonor. (< engl. infrasonic) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • infrasonic — 1927, from INFRA (Cf. infra ) + SONIC (Cf. sonic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • infrasonic — [in΄frə sän′ik] adj. [ INFRA + SONIC] designating or of a frequency of mechanical vibrations below the range audible to the human ear, i.e., below c. sixteen vibrations per second …   English World dictionary

  • infrasonic — Denoting those frequencies that lie below the range of human hearing. [infra + L. sonus, sound] * * * in·fra·son·ic sän ik adj 1) having or relating to a frequency below the audibility range of the human ear 2) utilizing or produced by infrasonic …   Medical dictionary

  • infrasonic — /in freuh son ik/, adj. noting or pertaining to a sound wave with a frequency below the audio frequency range. [1925 30; INFRA + SONIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • infrasonic — adjective a) Having frequencies below the human audible range b) Generating or employing such sound waves Ant: ultrasonic See Also: infrasonics, infrasound …   Wiktionary

  • infrasonic — adj. pertaining to sound waves having a frequency below the audible range …   English contemporary dictionary

  • infrasonic — adjective referring to sound waves with a frequency below the lower limit of human audibility …   English new terms dictionary

  • infrasonic — in·fra·sonic …   English syllables

  • infrasonic — in•fra•son•ic [[t]ˌɪn frəˈsɒn ɪk[/t]] adj. phs noting or pertaining to a sound wave with a frequency below the range of normally audible sound • Etymology: 1925 …   From formal English to slang

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