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n. - An instrument used to measure the sensitivity of hearing.

Usage examples (11)
  • ...staff will then carry out further tests using a machine called an audiometer.
  • It was during this period that he developed a new type of audiometer which is operated by the patient and has applications outside the field of hearing.
  • Once you have passed the battery of language tests, you will then have to pass the polygraph and an audiometer hearing test.
  • Their voices carried clearly under the immense dome of the rotunda, and the scraping of chairs as they sat down would have pushed the needle of an audiometer into the... for more
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