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Acousma

Definition of the noun acousma

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noun - plural: -

  1. illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal sounds

Alternative definition of the noun acousma

noun

  1. [pathology] Auditory hallucination

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Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

acous -, acus-, acust-, acousto-, combining form meaning 'hearing': acoustic, acousma.

Google previewA Dictionary of Hallucinations (2009)

by Jan Dirk Blom

Acousma. see Akoasm.

A type of subcortical dementia that occurs in over A Acquired Synaesthesia 50% of individuals suffering from late-stage Aids 5 References Acoasm Acoenesthesiopathy Acousma Acoustic Hallucination Acoustic ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2016)

by Ray Corsini

See ACOUSMA, TINNITUS. otohemineurasthenia A unilateral deafness for which ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

acousma /əkooz′′mə/ pl. acousmas, acousmata [Gk, akousma, something heard], a hallucinatory impression of strange sounds. acoustic /əkoos′tik/ [Gk, akouein, to hear], sound or hearing. Also acoustical. -acoustic, -acoustical, 1. suffixes ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acousma /əkooz′′mə/ pl. acousmas, acousmata [Gk, akousma, something heard], a hallucinatory impression of strange sounds. acoustic /əkoos′tik/ [Gk, akouein, to hear], sound or hearing. Also acoustical. -acoustic, -acoustical, 1. suffixes ...

Google previewA practical medical dictionary ... (1914)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

acousma tamnesia (a-kooz-ma-tam-ne'sl-ah) [G. akousma, something heard, + amnesia, forget- fulness ] A loss of memory for sounds acoustic (a-koos'tik) [G. akoustikos.] ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Acousma An auditory hallucination in which indefinite sounds such as ringing or hissing are heard. Acoustic Relating to hearing or the perception of sound. Acousticophobia Fear of sounds.

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

acousma pl. acousmas, acousmata , /9kooz'ma/ [Gk, akousma, something heard], a hallucinatory impression of strange sounds. acoustic /.;kfis'tik/ ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

acousma (ə koosmə) the hearing of imaginary sounds. acoustic (ə koostik) ...

Google previewDictionary of Psychological Testing, Assessment and Treatment (2007)

by Ian Stuart-Hamilton

acousma acoasm. acousticophobia A phobia of noise. acquiescence acquiescent responding.

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Auscultatory percussion Acousma, ak-ooz'-mah. The hearing of imaginary sounds. Acousmatagnosis, ak-oos-mat-ag-no'-sis. Mind-deafness. Acousmatamnesia, ak-oos-mat-am-ne'-ze-ah. Inability to recall the memory of sounds. Acoustic ...

Google previewDictionary of Hearing (2013)

by Maryanne Maltby

acousma/acouasm npl acousmas/acousmata; acouasms [Gk akousma a thing heard] An illusory auditory perception of nonverbal sounds, e.g., buzzing or ringing.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

acousma (ak-oos'mah), pi. acous'mata [ Gr. Sjtovapa]. An auditory hallucination or imaginary sound. acousmatagnosis ( ak-oos-mat-ag-no'sis) [Gr. S.Kovopa hearing + a neg. + yvwoi* recognition].

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

acoasm see acousma. Acoela Invertebrate Zoology, an order of small (less than 2 mm), primitive marine ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Psychology (1991)

by Stuart Sutherland

acousma. A synonym for AKOASM. acoustic. Pertaining to sound waves. acoustic coding. Remembering an input (e.g. a spoken or written word) in terms of its sound, thought by some to be the basis of short-term ...

Google previewBailliere's Nurses Dictionary for Nurses and Health Care Workers, 1st South Asia Edition (2016)

by Annu Kaushik

acousma the hearing of imaginary sounds. acoustic relating to sound or the sense of hearing. acquired ...

Google previewBob's Dictionary of Big Words (2016)

by Robert Sungenis

acousma, n. the hearing of imaginary sounds; an auditory ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

acousma See akoasm. acoustic nerve See auditory nerve. acoustic neuroma Vestibular schwannoma; neurofibromatosis (q.v.). acousticomotor epilepsy See reflex epilepsy. acousticophobia acquired immune deficiency ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

acousma, hallucination that strange sounds are heard). acoustic nerve (a-kO—O'S'Eik) N. See AUDITORY NERVE. acquired (e-kwtrd') ADJ. resulting from outside factors; not ...

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