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acoustics

 [ah-ko̳s´tiks]
the science of sound and hearing.

a·cous·tics

(ă-kūs'tiks),
The science concerned with sound.
[G. akoustikos, relating to sound]

acoustics

/acous·tics/ (-tiks) the science of sound or of hearing.

acoustics

[əko̅o̅s′tiks]
Etymology: Gk, akoustikos, hearing
the science of sound.

a·cous·tics

(ă-kūs'tiks)
The science concerned with sounds and their perception.
[G. akoustikos, relating to sound]

acoustics

the science of sound and hearing.
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Leveraging the existing acoustic technology and expertise of the Institute, China Medical aims to develop affordable acoustic medical devices that address the needs of patients, and the vast and untapped market potential that exists in China.
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