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audio

Line breaks: audio
Pronunciation: /ˈɔːdɪəʊ
 
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Definition of audio in English:

noun

[mass noun, usually as modifier]
Sound, especially when recorded, transmitted, or reproduced: audio equipment the machine can retrieve and play audio from a CD-ROM
More example sentences
  • After all, the French government already levies an artist tax on audio and video tapes.
  • In terms of graphics and audio performance the DS is at least half a generation behind.
  • This also applies to audio equipment in the motor vehicle as well as compact discs.

Origin

1930s: independent usage of audio-.

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