reverberation


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Related to reverberation: Reverberation time, Reflection of sound
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Synonyms for reverberation

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repetition of sound via reflection from a surface

Synonyms for reverberation

the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves

a remote or indirect consequence of some action

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After the separate concussions could no longer be noted, the reverberations dwindled to a wild, long-sustained clatter of sounds such as a watchman's rattle produces.
From every point rose similar savage cries, until the world seemed to tremble to their reverberations.
No, it was man alone who had produced these reddish vapors, these gigantic flames worthy of a volcano itself, these tremendous vibrations resembling the shock of an earthquake, these reverberations rivaling those of hurricanes and storms; and it was his hand which precipitated into an abyss, dug by himself, a whole Niagara of molten metal!
New ideas had burst upon her like a thunder clap, and by them and by her reverberations she had been stunned.
His freckled paw shot up over Purvis's shoulder, mauve lightning came from his ring, a red flash from his revolver, and shrieks from the women as the reverberations died away.
9,060,052 which provides intellectual property protection for its reverberation and ambient noise suppression technologies.
The objective was to reduce the reverberation time by more than eight seconds, thus creating a quiet atmosphere.
It is suggested that these two experiments (along with other work by Shnoll) are caused by the fractal nature of space, together with the reverberation effect from gravitational waves, as predicted by the Dynamical 3-Space theory.
After the popularization of audio recording and electrical amplification, however, engineers reclassified sound as a signal, and reverberation as signal interference.
Similar to ATI's horizontally-oriented acoustical reverberation chambers, efficiency of sample installation and testing has been engineered to maximise the testing experience at our facility," stated Eric Miller, director -- acoustics.
The paper will show the application of the BEM to calculate duct end reflections and the application of the acoustical FEM to calculate and visualize the room modes in a reverberation room for narrow band qualification.
The name Mugenkyo means "limitless reverberation" and reflects the belief that taiko has no limitations, musical or geographical boundaries; the reverberations of taiko are able to spread throughout the world.
Welch's invariably busy, creative mind offers a fast paced work filled with engaging characters, snappy dialogue and absorbing yarn all set against a framework of staggering spectacle and reverberation, fragrance and ambiance sure to draw the reader straight into the tale and hold interest fast to the end.
If that doesn't pull you in, then perhaps "the smooth, round palate of profound richness whose initial restorative reverberation is balanced by a dreamlike undercurrent of bittersweet chocolate" will do the trick.
Reverberation noise problems can be significantly reduced by a layer of acoustical/thermal insulation.