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MAXIMUM SOUND PRESSURE [1 record]

Record 1 2010-04-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Acoustics (Physics)
DEF

For any given cycle of a periodic wave, the maximum absolute value for the instantaneous sound pressure occurring during that cycle.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Acoustique (Physique)
DEF

En un point d'un fluide immobile, pendant un cycle donné d'une vibration périodique, valeur maximale de la pression acoustique instantanée pendant ce cycle. [Définition normalisée par l'AFNOR et reproduite avec son autorisation.]

OBS

pression acoustique maximale : terme normalisé par l'AFNOR.

Key term(s)
  • pression acoustique maximum

Spanish

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