adverb see auditory II

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  • auditory — auditorily, auditorially, adv. /aw di tawr ee, tohr ee /, adj., n., pl. auditories. adj. 1. Anat., Physiol. pertaining to hearing, to the sense of hearing, or to the organs of hearing. 2. perceived through or resulting from the sense of hearing:… …   Universalium

  • phonetics — /feuh net iks, foh /, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. Cf. acoustic phonetics, articulatory phonetics,… …   Universalium

  • auditory — I. noun Etymology: Middle English auditorie, from Latin auditorium Date: 14th century 1. archaic audience 2. archaic auditorium II. adjective Etymology: Late Latin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Segment (linguistics) — In linguistics (specifically, phonetics and phonology), the term segment may be defined as any discrete unit that can be identified, either physically or auditorily, in the stream of speech. [ A Dictionary of Linguistics Phonetics , David Crystal …   Wikipedia

  • Lexical decision task — The lexical decision task is a procedure used in many psychology and psycholinguistics experiments. The basic procedure involves measuring how quickly people classify stimuli as words or nonwords. Although versions of the task had been used by… …   Wikipedia

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