Acoustics Definition

ə-ko͝ostĭks
noun
The qualities of a room, theater, etc. that have to do with how clearly sounds can be heard or transmitted in it.
Webster's New World
The branch of physics dealing with sound, esp. with its transmission.
Webster's New World
The definition of acoustics are the features or characteristics of an area, or of things inside that area, that dictate how sound is heard.
An example of acoustics is home theater designed with optimal furniture design and room design where sound travels clearly.
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The physical quality of a space for performing music.

Until they discovered the non-contractual concrete slab under the stage floor, everyone at Carnegie Hall wondered, since the renovations, why the acoustics had changed.
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The total effect of sound, especially as produced in an enclosed space.
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Origin of Acoustics

  • From French acoustique, from Ancient Greek ἀκουστικός (akoustikos), from ἀκούω (akouō, “to hear”).

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