acoustic radiometer meaning

  "acoustic radiometer" in a sentence
  • [Electronics]
    An instrument for measuring the intensity of a sound wave (see SOUND INTENSITY) in terms of the unidirectional steady-state pressure exerted at a boundary as a result of absorption or reflection of the wave.

  • [Engineering]
    An instrument for measuring sound intensity by determining the unidirectional steady-state pressure caused by the reflection or absorption of a sound wave at a boundary.


  1. His work on acoustic radiometers coincided with that of Lord Rayleigh.

Related Words

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  8. acoustic reflectivity meaning
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