Digital Sound

Technology / Television (TV) / Digital Sound: A technology (e.g., cds) that converts sound into numbers: this allows computers to process and/or change the recorded sound. It has been replacing analog sound processes (e.g., vinyl albums and audio cassettes).

Other Words for Sound

Sound Verb Synonyms: undamaged, uninjured, whole, unmarred, in good condition or shape, intact, unimpaired, unscathed
Sound Adjective Synonyms: resound, reverberate, echo, resonate
Sound Noun Synonyms: tone, noise, din, cacophony, report

Analog Sound

Technology / Television (TV) / Analog Sound: An electronic replica of a sound wave on audio or video tape: the sound wave is converted into an electronic copy or analog. This type of sound recording is being replaced by digital sound. Vinyl albu MORE

Dolby Digital

Technology / Home Audio / Dolby Digital: Dolby's name for its format for the digital soundtrack system for motion picture playback. Utilizes their AC-3 method of digital compression. The signal is optically printed between the sprocket holes MORE


Technology / Home Audio / Sound: A type of physical kinetic energy called acoustical energy that falls within the portion of the spectrum to which humans are sensitive. MORE

Secure Digital (SD) Card

Technology / Digital Cameras / Secure Digital (SD) Card: A Secure Digital (SD) card is an SDMI-compliant flash memory card used in many digital cameras, memory players, and other portable digital devices. Like other SDMI-compliant cards, an SD card uses an MORE

Second Sound Shift

Entertainment / Literature / Second Sound Shift: Another term for the High German Shift. MORE

Sound Attenuation

Business / Construction / Sound Attenuation: Sound proofing a wall or subfloor, generally with fiberglass insulation. MORE