auditory sensation


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Noun1.auditory sensation - the subjective sensation of hearing somethingauditory sensation - the subjective sensation of hearing something; "he strained to hear the faint sounds"
aesthesis, esthesis, sensation, sense datum, sense experience, sense impression - an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation; "a sensation of touch"
euphony, music - any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds; "he fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes"
music - (music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
pure tone, tone - a steady sound without overtones; "they tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies"
dissonance, noise, racket - the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience; "modern music is just noise to me"
dub - the new sounds added by dubbing
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Those who wish to celebrate the Earth Hour with heightened auditory sensation of music had the Jazz in the Dark waiting.
Timbre is the auditory sensation that enables a listener to judge that two sounds presented with the same loudness and pitch are dissimilar, e.
Given that the prefrontal cortex might modulate auditory processing activity, one would expect that stimulation of this area--with TMS, for example--might indeed interfere with auditory sensation, and presumably tinnitus.