pertaining to a system of sound recording or reproduction using two or more separate channels to produce a more realistic effect by capturing the spatial dimensions of a performance (the location of performers as well as their acoustic surroundings), used especially with high-fidelity recordings and reproduction systems (opposed to monophonic).
- ster·e·o·phon·i·cal·ly, adverb
- Compare quadraphonic.
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British Dictionary definitions for stereophonic
- stereophonically, adverb
- stereophony (ˌstɛrɪˈɒfənɪ, ˌstɪər-), noun
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