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also au·di·o·vis·u·al (ô′dē-ō-vĭzh′o͞o-əl)
1. Relating to both hearing and sight: audio-visual processing of speech recognition.
2. Abbr. AV Conveying information through media, such as audio and visual recordings, that are perceivable by both hearing and sight.
Audio-visual materials, especially ones used in presentations or demonstrations.
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(ˌɔːdɪəʊˈvɪzjʊəl; -ʒʊəl)
(esp of teaching aids) involving or directed at both hearing and sight: the language class had new audiovisual equipment.
ˌaudioˈvisually adv
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or au•di•o-vis•u•al

(ˌɔ di oʊˈvɪʒ u əl)

1. of, pertaining to, involving, or directed at both hearing and sight: audiovisual facilities.
2. Usu., audiovisuals. audiovisual aids.
au`di•o•vis′u•al•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.audiovisual - materials using sight or sound to present informationaudiovisual - materials using sight or sound to present information; "language tapes and videocassettes and other audiovisuals"
teaching aid - materials and equipment used in teaching
Adj.1.audiovisual - involving both hearing and seeing (usually relating to teaching aids); "the school's audiovisual department"
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[ˌɔːdɪəʊˈvɪzjʊəl] ADJaudiovisual
audiovisual aidsmedios mpl audiovisuales
audiovisual equipmentequipo m audiovisual
audiovisual methodmétodo m audiovisual
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[ˌɔːdɪəʊˈvɪzjʊəl] adjaudiovisivo/a
audiovisual aids → sussidi mpl audiovisivi
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a. audiovisual, rel. a la vista y a la audición.
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