audiometry(redirected from hearing function test)
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An instrument for measuring hearing activity for pure tones of normally audible frequencies. Also called sonometer.
au′di·o·met′ric (-ō-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
au•di•om•e•try(ˌɔ diˈɒm ɪ tri)
the testing of hearing by means of an audiometer.
au`di•o•met′ric (-ˈmɛ trɪk) adj.
a testing of hearing ability by frequencies and various levels of loudness. — audiometrist, audiometrician, n. — audiometric, audiometrical, adj.See also: Hearing
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|Noun||1.||audiometry - the measurement of hearing |
otology - the branch of medicine concerned with the ear
|2.||audiometry - measuring sensitivity of hearing|