electroacoustics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction
elec·​tro·​acous·​tics | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ə-ˈkü-stiks How to pronounce electroacoustics (audio) \

Definition of electroacoustics

: a science that deals with the transformation of acoustic energy into electric energy or vice versa

Other Words from electroacoustics

electroacoustic \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ə-​ˈkü-​stik How to pronounce electroacoustics (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of electroacoustics

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Electroacoustics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electroacoustics. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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