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audiometry

Pronunciation: aw′dē-om′ĕ-trē

Definition:

  1. The measurement of hearing.
  2. The use of an audiometer.
  3. Rapid measurement of the hearing of one person or a group against a predetermined limit of normality; auditory responses to different frequencies presented at a constant intensity level are tested.
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