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So a 20 decibel sound has not twice the sound pressure of 10 decibels, but 10 times that level.
Yet the sound pressure level of voices in the noisy room might be 10 times higher.
For every 10 decibel increase, the sound pressure increases 10 times.
An example is the decibel scale, which measures sound pressure level.
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Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.
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Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.