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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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

Sone

A brand name for PREDNISONE.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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