sonic


son·ic

adjective \ˈsä-nik\

: of or relating to sound, sound waves, or the speed of sound

Full Definition of SONIC

1
:  utilizing, produced by, or relating to sound waves <sonic altimeter>; broadly :  of or involving sound <sonic pollution>
2
:  having a frequency within the audibility range of the human ear —used of waves and vibrations
3
:  of, relating to, or being the speed of sound in air or about 761 miles per hour (1224 kilometers per hour) at sea level at 59°F (15°C)
son·i·cal·ly \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of SONIC

1923

Rhymes with SONIC

son·ic

adjective \ˈsän-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SONIC

1
: having a frequency within the audibility range of the human ear—used of waves and vibrations
2
: utilizing, produced by, or relating to sound waves <a sonic device used to rupture cell walls>
son·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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