loudspeaker

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

loudspeaker \loud"speak*er\ n. A device which converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance, usually outdoors; it is used to amplify or transmit over a distance speech from a person, who is typically speaking into a microphone. Sometimes it is used to play recorded speech or music.

Syn: speaker, speaker unit, loudspeaker system, speaker system. [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

loudspeaker

noun

1: electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance [syn: {loudspeaker}, {speaker}, {speaker unit}, {loudspeaker system}, {speaker system}]


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