hearing acuity

klausumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. auditory acuity; hearing acuity vok. Gehörschärfe, f; Hörschärfe, f rus. острота слуха, f pranc. acuité auditive, f; acuité d’ouïe, f

Fizikos terminų žodynas : lietuvių, anglų, prancūzų, vokiečių ir rusų kalbomis. – Vilnius : Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. . 2007.

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