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ultrasonic

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adjective ul·tra·son·ic \-ˈsä-nik\

Simple Definition of ultrasonic

  • —used to describe sounds that are too high for humans to hear

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ultrasonic

  1. 1 :  having a frequency above the human ear's audibility limit of about 20,000 hertz —used of waves and vibrations

  2. 2 :  utilizing, produced by, or relating to ultrasonic waves or vibrations

ultrasonically

play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1923

First Known Use of ultrasonic

1923

Rhymes with ultrasonic

catatonic, cosmogonic, diachronic, diatonic, disharmonic, electronic, embryonic, epigonic, hegemonic, histrionic, homophonic, Housatonic, hypersonic, infrasonic, inharmonic, isotonic, macaronic, megaphonic, microphonic, monophonic, monotonic, nonionic, nucleonic, pentatonic, pharaonic, philharmonic, plate-tectonic, polyphonic, quadraphonic, semitonic, skeletonic, Solomonic, supersonic, supertonic, telephonic, thermionic


Medical Dictionary

ultrasonic

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adjective ul·tra·son·ic \-ˈsän-ik\

Medical Definition of ultrasonic

  1. 1a:  having a frequency above the human ear's audibility limit of about 20,000 hertz—used of waves and vibrationsb:  utilizing, produced by, or relating to ultrasonic waves or vibrations <removal of tartar with an ultrasonic scaler>

  2. 2:  ultrasound

ultrasonically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



Learn More about ultrasonic

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of ultrasonic


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