directivity

noun
di·​rec·​tiv·​i·​ty | \ də-ˌrek-ˈti-və-tē How to pronounce directivity (audio) , (ˌ)dī- \

Definition of directivity

: the property of being directional

Examples of directivity in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the Narrow directivity mode, the three full-ranges are used from 200 Hz to 4,000 Hz, so driver output favors a listener sitting in front of the speakers, without the interference of side and rear wall reflections. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 4 May 2021

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First Known Use of directivity

1928, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Directivity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/directivity. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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