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sone

(sōn),
A unit of loudness; a pure tone of 1000 Hz at 40 dB above the normal threshold of audibility has a loudness of 1 sone.
[L. sonus, sound]

sone

(sōn) [L. sonus, sound]
A unit of loudness; the loudness of a pure tone of 1000 cycles per second, 40 decibels above the listener's threshold of hearing.

Sone

A brand name for PREDNISONE.
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Gillian immediately reported his bigamy to the police and Sones was arrested.
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Sones said normally the gas is either collected as a way to generate electricity or is flared off.
We have serious problems with the concept that because Treasury reneged, those Americans who happen to save at commercial banks should carry a hidden tax through the year 2019 -- a tax that will impact our competitiveness against credit unions and the mutual fund industry, which carry no such tax," said Sones, chairman/president/CEO of State Bank & Trust Company in Brookhaven, Mississippi.
Sones Landscaping operations manager Darren Hardman said: "We believe this award really highlights what can be achieved when private companies work seamlessly with the public sector.
Jim Campbell, director of Sones, said: "Our relationship and level of business with Rickerby has grown significantly over recent years.
Sones offered the same explanation in a written report to City Councilwoman Cindy Miscikowski, who asked for a review of the incident.
When asked about the allegations, Drew Sones, the assistant director of the Bureau of Sanitation, initially said that one city van, one wood-chipping machine and three city workers went to the Tarzana property after Kharaghani anonymously called a toll-free number, as any other resident could, to arrange for curbside removal of yard trimmings.
Drew Sones, who is McGuire's boss and was acting chief of the Sanitation Bureau when the buyouts were proposed a year ago, said he did not know about the marriage when he asked McGuire to help package the reorganization.
Drew Sones, assistant director of the city Bureau of Sanitation, said the $32 million cost of retooling the recycling program will be offset over time and help the city meet its goal of cutting trash flows into city landfills by 50 percent by 2000.
Aaron Sones, a retired Los Angeles emergency room physician, the mouse shifts the focus of cursor movement from the hands to the feet.
For the month of July, the 3,200 tons of daily refuse that would have been dumped in Lopez will instead be shuttled to Bradley West Landfill in Sun Valley and temporarily to the Azusa Western Landfill, said Drew Sones, assistant director of the city's Bureau of Sanitation.