- of, relating to, or being a musical instrument whose sound is not electrically enhanced or modified.
- arranged for or made up of such instruments: an acoustic solo; an acoustic group.
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The categories range from typical cover genres like “acoustic” and “choir” to niches like “accordion” and even something called “cat organ.”This Billie Eilish cover is unlike any other (because it’s made by Google’s AI)|Stan Horaczek|November 24, 2020|Popular-Science
Waveforms that dwell around this acoustic sweet spot and below are known as infrasound.
With a sensitive technology known as distributed acoustic sensing, or DAS, Zhan tracked the parade’s progress.This year’s SN 10 scientists aim to solve some of science’s biggest challenges|Science News Staff|September 30, 2020|Science News
Another acoustic study used a computer model of the ancient site.
He has used a computer to model the acoustics at Stonehenge.
“When Jake first played it for me acoustically, I thought he was making a mistake on the timing of the verse,” Rubin tells me.Jake Bugg Isn’t the New Bob Dylan. He’s the Male Adele.|Andrew Romano|November 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The patient is not gifted acoustically; she is, for instance, very unmusical.Collected Papers on Analytical Psychology|C. G. Jung
It seems a curious arrangement,” Westray criticised; “is it better acoustically?The Nebuly Coat|John Meade Falkner
There are a number of music rooms in the city, perfectly adapted acoustically to the different sorts of music.Looking Backward|Edward Bellamy
Dissonances, both acoustically and psychologically, are a vital principle in music.Music: An Art and a Language|Walter Raymond Spalding
The voice is not heard acoustically any more than the figure is seen optically.Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death|Frederick W. H. Myers