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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.acoustically - with respect to acousticsacoustically - with respect to acoustics; "acoustically ill-equipped studios"
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Translations

acoustically

[əˈkuːstɪklɪ] ADV [poor, perfect] → desde el punto de vista acústico; [record] → acústicamente
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acoustically

advakustisch
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acoustically

[əˈkuːstɪklɪ] advacusticamente
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