auditory sense

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Related to auditory sense: hearing
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Noun1.auditory sense - the ability to hearauditory sense - the ability to hear; the auditory faculty; "his hearing was impaired"
auditory system - the sensory system for hearing
sense modality, sensory system, modality - a particular sense
exteroception - sensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body
ear - good hearing; "he had a keen ear"; "a good ear for pitch"
absolute pitch, perfect pitch - the ability to identify the pitch of a tone
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We live in a predominantly visual era and a lack of visual realism often causes feelings of uneasiness and awkwardness -- while our auditory sense has become of secondary importance, along with the ceded possibilities for imagination and reverie.
The competitions are designed to test the children's mental strength and ability as well as their keen auditory sense as they calculate sizable sums of multi-digit numbers in just three seconds or less.
In an auditory sense, gunshot noise is a rather unique phenomenon.
Dedekind R&D has been developing the leading algorithm in audio signal processing and focusing in the area of interface between human auditory sense and machine since 1977.
This is because videos stimulate both the visual and auditory senses, which allows a prospect to process information faster.
Also, if the volume of audio announcements on buses is turned down, people who rely on their auditory senses can miss their bus stops.
Vision, in this case, is better replaced by touch and auditory senses, and so I tried to use touch as the primary mode of interaction, and see how it goes.
The problem for many dyslexic children is connecting mental processes with the visual and auditory senses.
The only problem was reproducing the taste and consistency - maybe if I could recall which was the website that blocked my auditory senses.