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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A unit of perceived loudness equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz tone at 40 dB above threshold.

Usage examples (18)
  • Senator for 35 years and his sone is a lobbyist in D.C. You get what you get from these families because of who they are.
  • Inside lining was made of very fine pieces of 'sone' grass.
  • 'sone' grass which is rarely over three feet in height, it is very difficult to find the nest, as the grass generally overhangs and hides it.
  • Whan that she cometh, the which shal be right sone; for more
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