audiometry

[aw-dee-om-i-tree]
noun Medicine/Medical.
the testing of hearing by means of an audiometer.

Origin:
1885–90; audio- + -metry

audiometric [aw-dee-uh-me-trik] , adjective
audiometrically, adverb
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audiometer (ˌɔːdɪˈɒmɪtə)
 
n
an instrument for testing the intensity and frequency range of sound that is capable of detection by the human ear
 
audiometric
 
adj
 
audio'metrically
 
adv
 
audi'ometrist
 
n
 
audi'ometry
 
n

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In your test of audiometry must have a variation in the curve.
Test frequencies in audiometry are derived from the musical scale, and are generally octave intervals.
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