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a·cous·tic

 (ə-ko͞o′stĭk)
adj. also a·cous·ti·cal (-stĭ-kəl)
1. Of or relating to sound, the sense of hearing, or the science of sound.
2.
a. Designed to carry sound or to aid in hearing.
b. Designed to absorb or control sound: acoustic tile.
3. Music
a. Of or being an instrument that does not produce or enhance sound electronically: an acoustic guitar; an acoustic bass.
b. Being a performance that features such instruments: opened the show with an acoustic set.
n. Music
An acoustic instrument.

[Greek akoustikos, pertaining to hearing, from akouein, to hear; see kous- in Indo-European roots.]

a·cous′ti·cal·ly adv.
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acoustic

(əˈkuːstɪk) or

acoustical

adj
1. (General Physics) of or related to sound, the sense of hearing, or acoustics
2. (General Physics) designed to respond to, absorb, or control sound: an acoustic tile.
3. (Classical Music) (of a musical instrument or recording) without electronic amplification: an acoustic bass; an acoustic guitar.
[C17: from Greek akoustikos, from akouein to hear]
aˈcoustically adv
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a•cous•tic

(əˈku stɪk)

also a•cous′ti•cal,



adj.
1. pertaining to the sense or organs of hearing, to sound, or to the science of sound.
2. (of a building material) designed for controlling sound.
3. sounded without electric or electronic enhancement: acoustic guitar.
[1595–1605; < Greek akoustikós=akoust(ós) heard, audible, v. adj. of akoúein to hear + -ikos -ic]
a•cous′ti•cal•ly, adv.
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acoustic

Relating to sound or hearing.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acoustic - a remedy for hearing loss or deafnessacoustic - a remedy for hearing loss or deafness
curative, cure, therapeutic, remedy - a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
Adj.1.acoustic - of or relating to the science of acousticsacoustic - of or relating to the science of acoustics; "acoustic properties of a hall"
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Translations
سَمْعِيّصَوْتِي، سَمَعِي
akustický
akustisk
akustinen
akustičan
akusztikai
heyrnar-, hljómburîar-
聴覚の
소리의
akustikaakustinis
akustisks
akoestischakoestische
akustický
akustisk
ซึ่งเกี่ยวข้องกับเสียง
akustikişitmeye aitişitsel
không dùng điện

acoustic

[əˈkuːstɪk]
A. ADJacústico
B. CPD acoustic coupler Nacoplador m acústico
acoustic guitar Nguitarra f acústica
acoustic nerve Nnervio m auditivo
acoustic screen Npanel m acústico
acoustic shock N (Telec) → choque m or shock m acústico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

acoustic

[əˈkuːstɪk]
adjacoustique acoustic guitar
nacoustique facoustic coupler [ˈkʌplər] ncoupleur m acoustiqueacoustic guitar nguitare f acoustique
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acoustic

adjakustisch; (= soundproof) tiles, panelschalldämpfend; acoustic screenTrennwand f (zur Schalldämpfung)
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acoustic

[əˈkuːstɪk] adjacustico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

acoustic

(əˈkuːstik) adjective
having to do with hearing or with sound. This hall has acoustic problems.
aˈcoustics
1. noun plural the characteristics (eg of a room or hall) which make hearing in it good or bad.
2. noun singular the science of sound.
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acoustic

سَمْعِيّ akustický akustisk akustisch ακουστικός acústico akustinen acoustique akustičan acustico 聴覚の 소리의 akoestisch akustisk akustyczny acústico акустический akustisk ซึ่งเกี่ยวข้องกับเสียง akustik không dùng điện 声学的
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

a·cous·tic

, acoustical
a. acústico-a, rel. al sonido o la audición.
___ neuromaneuroma ___;
___ radiationradiación ___;
___ reflexreflejo ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

acoustic

adj acústico
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Meanwhile, the Moffat Rammy accoustic music weekend takes place from tonight at 7pm until 11pm on Sunday.
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It came as quite a surprise to Katie however that she was joining an alt rock band and that there would be no room for accoustic songs.
They also offer accoustic cabins to reduce db emissions and heat extractors.
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The depot will include loading dock shlters and facilities to jet wash vehicles, with the addition of accoustic fencing and ventilation units.
The new jet, which has already been labelled the Flying Palace, will also boast a dazzling main spiral staircase as well as a lift, which will travel the plane's three, floors and lower onto the tarmac to act as the Prince's private entrance, a concert Hall featuring a grand piano, accoustic panelling and seating for an audience of ten.
BLUES duo Paul Jones and Dave Kelly return to Alexander's Jazz Theatre, Chester next week with an evening of accoustic blues.
Kelly's accoustic version has already had more than 12,000 hits on YouTube and the BBC has given permission for the recording to be played at the ceremony.
But he was devastated when he realised he had missed out on a Rock Radio contest to meet the band at an exclusive accoustic performance.