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anti-noise

noun [U] uk   /ˈæn.ti.nɔɪz/  us   /-t̬i-/
sound that is produced in such a way that it matches exactly and removes the effect of loud and possibly harmful noises, such as those produced by large engines in factories
Translations of “anti-noise”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於抵銷有害噪音的)抗噪聲…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于抵消有害噪声的)抗噪声…
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