sabin

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noun sa·bin \ˈsā-bən\

Definition of sabin

  1. :  a unit of acoustic absorption equivalent to the absorption by one square foot of a perfect absorber

Origin and Etymology of sabin

Wallace C. W. Sabine †1919 American physicist


First Known Use: 1934


Sabin

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biographical name Sa·bin \ˈsā-bin\

Definition of Sabin

  1. Albert Bruce 1906–1993 Am. physician


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