pure tone

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(See fundamental frequency.)

Audio and video glossary. 2014.

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  • pure tone — n a musical tone of a single frequency produced by simple harmonic vibrations and without overtones …   Medical dictionary

  • Pure tone — A pure tone is a tone with a sinusoidal waveshape. A sine wave is characterized by its frequency the number of cycles per second, or its wavelength the distance the waveform travels through its medium within a period, and the amplitude the size… …   Wikipedia

  • pure tone — grynasis tonas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. pure tone; simple tone vok. reiner Ton, m rus. чистый тон, m pranc. son simple, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • pure tone — noun a steady sound without overtones they tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies • Syn: ↑tone • Derivationally related forms: ↑tonal (for: ↑tone) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pure tone — /pjuə ˈtoʊn/ (say pyoohuh tohn) noun a sound consisting of a wave of a single frequency …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pure tone audiometry — (PTA) is the key hearing test used to identify hearing threshold levels of an individual, enabling determination of the degree, type and configuration of a hearing loss. Thus, providing the basis for diagnosis and management. PTA is a subjective …   Wikipedia

  • Pure Tone Music — [http://www.puretonemusic.com Pure Tone Music] is an A R consulting firm formed in late 2003 by major label A R veteran Pete Ganbarg. Based in Westwood, New Jersey, Pure Tone works with its different major label and artist clients to help… …   Wikipedia

  • pure tone audiometry — audiometry utilizing pure tones that are relatively free of noise and overtones …   Medical dictionary

  • Tone — may refer to: MusicTheory* Pitch (music), the perceived frequency of a note or sound (see also pure tone) * Note, the name of a pitch * Whole tone, or major second, a commonly occurring musical interval * Timbre, the quality of a musical note or… …   Wikipedia

  • pure — [[t]pyʊər[/t]] adj. pur•er, pur•est 1) free from adulterating or extraneous matter: pure gold[/ex] 2) free from contamination, pollution, or dirt; clean: pure water[/ex] 3) not modified by an admixture; simple or homogeneous: pure white[/ex] 4)… …   From formal English to slang

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