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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

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



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "ultrasonic" Spanish Central: Translation of "ultrasonic"


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