acousma

noun
acous·​ma | \ ə-ˈküz-mə How to pronounce acousma (audio) \
plural acousmas or acousmata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce acousma (audio) \

Medical Definition of acousma

: an auditory hallucination of a simple nonverbal character (as a buzzing or ringing)

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“Acousma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acousma. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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