zone of silence

Definition of zone of silence

: a region surrounding a source of sound in which because of interference or refraction the sound is inaudible though it can be heard in more distant regions

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“Zone of silence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zone%20of%20silence. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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