Definition of surround sound in English:

surround sound

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[mass noun]
  • A system of stereophony involving three or more speakers surrounding the listener so as to give a more realistic effect: [as modifier]: I am about to purchase a spangly new surround sound system for my living room
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    • The best gaming PCs come with a complete 5.1 speaker system for true digital surround sound.
    • An entertainment system with surround sound can transform this room into a home theater.
    • No benchmark could ever provide a definitive evaluation system for surround sound.

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