Definitions for audioˈɔ diˌoʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

au•di•oˈɔ diˌoʊ(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or employed in the transmission, reception, or reproduction of sound.

    Category: Electronics, Hi-Fi and Audio

  2. of or pertaining to frequencies or signals in the audible range.

    Category: Electronics, Hi-Fi and Audio

  3. designating an electronic apparatus using audio frequencies:

    audio amplifier.

    Category: Electronics, Hi-Fi and Audio

  4. (n.)the audio elements of television the circuits in a receiver for reproducing sound.

    Category: Radio and Television

    Ref: (disting. from video ).

  5. the field of sound recording, transmission, reception, and reproduction.

    Category: Hi-Fi and Audio

Origin of audio:

1920–25; audio -


  1. a combining form with the meanings “sound within the range of human hearing” (audiometer), “hearing” (audiology), “sound reproduction” (audiophile).

    Category: Hi-Fi and Audio, Affix

Origin of audio-:

< L audī- (s. of audīre to hear) +-o -

Princeton's WordNet

  1. audio, sound(noun)

    the audible part of a transmitted signal

    "they always raise the audio for commercials"

  2. audio, audio frequency(noun)

    an audible acoustic wave frequency

  3. sound recording, audio recording, audio(noun)

    a recording of acoustic signals

  4. audio(noun)

    the sound elements of television

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. audio(adjective)ˈɔ diˌoʊ

    relating to recorded sound

    online audio resources; audio-visual effects


  1. audio(Noun)

    A sound, or a sound signal

  2. audio(Adjective)

    Of or relating to audible sound.

  3. audio(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the broadcasting or reproduction of sound, especially high-fidelity reproduction.

  4. Origin: From audio


  1. Audio

    Audio is the debut album by Blue Man Group and was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance. It was released in 1999 by Virgin Records. This album was released in two versions: The DVD had 5.1-channel versions of the music in both DVD-Video and DVD-Audio formats and a CD that had a 2-channel stereo mix of each track. A behind the scenes video of the album is viewable on a promotional 2000 VHS known as Audio Video. This video is also included as a bonus on the Audio 5.1 Surround Sound DVD.

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of sound or hearing.

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