Deadening


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Deadening

Installing materials in a building that will inhibit the transfer of sound waves through the use of insulation and other construction techniques, such as discontinuous construction of walls and floors.

damping material

A viscous material applied to a vibrating surface, such as a metal panel, to reduce the noise which it radiates.
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Lear receives the headliner from Findlay Industries, cuts larger openings into which it adds the overhead speakers, installs air vents, and tops it off with more sound deadening.
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If misused, adrenalin can cause hallucinations, rapid heart beat, loss of potassium from the body, and deadening of tissue round the injection site.
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Mind you, squishing disk jockeys has to be the ultimate in sound deadening.
Someone who has the condition we call clinical depression, in fact, experiences the deadening of emotions, especially of pleasure, that Wise ascribes to medication used to treat the condition.
To dispel that deadening sense of airport anomie, the architects introduce light and views at every opportunity.
While Buick likes to go on and on about the "QuietTuning" interior on the Lucerne, chief engineer Ed Zellner reveals that both the DTS and Lucerne share sound deadening systems.
The book of Judges joins other prophetic books in warning the people of God in every age of the deadening results of unfaithfulness.