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uk   /əˈkuː.stɪk/  us   /əˈkuː.stɪk/

acousticnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /əˈkuː.stɪk/  us   /əˈkuː.stɪk/
the way in which the ​structure of a ​building or ​roomaffects the ​qualities of ​musical or ​spokensound: The ​concert was ​recorded in a ​church that is ​famous for ​its acoustics.
adverb uk   /əˈkuː.stɪ.kəl.i/  us   /əˈkuː.stɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of acoustic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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acousticadjective [not gradable]

 us   /əˈku·stɪk/
relating to ​sound or ​hearing: Scientists have ​developed a ​tiny acoustic ​device to ​improvehearingaids.
An acoustic ​musicalinstrument is one that is not made ​louder by ​electricalequipment.
Acoustic also ​meansdesigned to ​controlsound so that you can ​hear only the ​sounds you ​want to ​hear: acoustic ​tile
(Definition of acoustic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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