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surround soundnoun [U]

uk   us  
a ​system for ​playingsounds, ​especially in ​cinemas, that uses three or more loudspeakers so that the ​personlisteningseems to be ​surrounded by the ​sound
(Definition of surround sound from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “surround sound”
in Chinese (Simplified) 环绕声,环绕立体声…
in Chinese (Traditional) 立體聲,環繞立體聲…
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