Audio definition

ôdē-ō
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Of or relating to recorded, transmitted, or reproduced sound.
adjective
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Sound.

Audiophile.

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Of or relating to humanly audible sound.
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Sound. Generally referring to sound recorded and reproduced, including voice and music. Unwanted audio is noise. See also noise.
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Audible sound.
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Of frequencies corresponding to sound waves that can normally be heard by the human ear.
adjective
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Recorded or reproduced sound.
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Audio is defined as anything related to sound in terms of receiving, transmitting or reproducing or its specific frequency.

An example of something that is audio is a stereo.

adjective
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A sound signal or recording.
noun
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The part of television or movie equipment that has to do with sound.
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Hearing.

Audio-lingual.

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Of or relating to the reproduction of sound, esp. as distinguished from video, as in a telecast or videotape.
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The sound portion of a telecast, Webcast, recording, etc.
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Hearing or sound.
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Of or relating to audible sound.
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A sound, or a sound signal.
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Of or relating to the broadcasting or reproduction of sound, especially high-fidelity reproduction.
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The definition of audio refers to the functions of a television set that are related to sound.

An example of an element of a television that is associated with audio is the speakers.

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Used to form terms relating to sound.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
audio
Plural:
audios

Origin of audio

  • see audio

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From Latin audīre to hear au- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From audio–

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin audiō (“hear, listen”)

    From Wiktionary