microphonics

plural noun
mi·​cro·​phon·​ics | \ ˌmī-krə-ˈfä-niks How to pronounce microphonics (audio) \

Definition of microphonics

: noises in a loudspeaker caused by mechanical shock or vibration of the electronic components

First Known Use of microphonics

1929, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for microphonics

microphon(ic) + -ics

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microphone

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microphoning

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“Microphonics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microphonics. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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