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mon·au·ral

(mon-aw'răl),
Pertaining to one ear.
[mono- + L. auris, ear]

monaural

/mon·au·ral/ (mon-aw´ral) pertaining to one ear.

monaural

(mŏn-ôr′əl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or designating sound reception by one ear.
2. Electronics Monophonic.

mon·au′ral·ly adv.

monaural

[monôr′əl]
Etymology: Gk, monos, single; L, auris, ear
pertaining to one ear.

mon·au·ral

(mon-aw'răl)
Pertaining to one ear.
[mono- + L. auris, ear]
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Monaural speech segregation based on pitch tracking and amplitude modulation.
Accordingly, the blind individuals are able to discriminate the direction and distance to a sound source in the horizontal plane (particularly in the peripheral area of the acoustic space) and under monaural listening conditions more accurately than the normally sighted individuals.
Monaural versus binaural discrimination for normal listeners.
Even though patients were distributed equally between groups, we considered that in a clinical setting, allocation to individual versus group assignments could have been influenced by prior hearing aid use and monaural versus binaural fittings.
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These data suggest that blind people haven't learned that and keep monaural cues as the dominant cues," says Eric I.
This is considered unlikely in light of the findings cited earlier that the pass-band width is wider in binaural listening than in monaural situations.
The fitting of binaural amplification is preferred because of enhanced speech discrimination capability in noise and improved localization ability, which is difficult to achieve with a monaural fitting.
It began dealing with monaural vinyl discs, moved to stereo, then made it through the 8-track era into cassettes and compact-disc music reproduction.
Some of the speakers are sold singly; you wire them to broadcast a monaural signal.
In addition to its superior 95 percent noise-canceling technology and stereo (two speakers) and monaural (one speaker) style options for a completely customized setup, the UC ProSet LUX offers: