auditory phonetics

the branch of phonetics dealing with the physiological processes involved in the reception of speech. Cf. acoustic phonetics, articulatory phonetics, physiological phonetics.

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  • auditory phonetics — the branch of phonetics dealing with the physiological processes involved in the reception of speech. Cf. acoustic phonetics, articulatory phonetics, physiological phonetics …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phonetics — (from the Greek φωνή ( phonê ) sound or voice ) is the study of the physical sounds of human speech. It is concerned with the physical properties of speech sounds (phones), and the processes of their physiological production, auditory reception,… …   Wikipedia

  • Auditory — means of or relating to the process of hearing:* Auditory system, the neurological structures and pathways of sound perception. * Sound, the physical signal perceived by the auditory system. * Hearing (sense), is the auditory sense, the sense by… …   Wikipedia

  • phonetics — /feuh net iks, foh /, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. Cf. acoustic phonetics, articulatory phonetics,… …   Universalium

  • phonetics — noun /fəˈnɛtɪks/ The study of the physical sounds of human speech, concerned with the physical properties of speech sounds (phones), and the processes of their physiological production, auditory reception, and neurophysiological perception, and… …   Wiktionary

  • Acoustic phonetics — is a subfield of phonetics which deals with acoustic aspects of speech sounds. Acoustic phonetics investigates properties like the mean squared amplitude of a waveform, its duration, its fundamental frequency, or other properties of its frequency …   Wikipedia

  • List of phonetics topics — A * Acoustic phonetics * Active articulator * Affricate * Airstream mechanism * Alfred C. Gimson * Allophone * Alveolar approximant * Alveolar consonant * Alveolar ejective fricative * Alveolar ejective * Alveolar flap * Alveolar nasal * Alveolar …   Wikipedia

  • acoustic phonetics — 1. the branch of science dealing with the sounds of speech in terms of their frequency, duration, intensity, etc., esp. as analyzed by means of instruments like the sound spectrograph and the oscillograph. Cf. articulatory phonetics. 2. a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • articulatory phonetics — the branch of phonetics dealing with the motive processes and anatomy involved in the production of the sounds of speech. Cf. acoustic phonetics (def. 1), auditory phonetics, physiological phonetics. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

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