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audible

American football a change of playing tactics called by the quarterback when the offense is lined up at the line of scrimmage

Audible

An audiobook service from Amazon. Originally introduced by Audible Inc. in 1998, along with the first popular digital audio player (only for Audible titles), Amazon acquired the company in 2008. As of 2015, more than 180,000 titles are available for Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Amazon's Kindle Fire devices, and Audible content can be purchased and downloaded into iTunes. Audio digests of newspapers, magazines, newsletters and other material are also available.

Audible files are in a protected MP3 format that uses the .AA extension for variable bit rates or .AAX for higher quality. Books obtained from the iTunes store have an M4B extension. AudibleSee audiobook and iTunes.
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Her breathing was audible, rising and falling in deep heavy gasps.
Nothing visible, nothing audible, had given her any intelligible warning of its appearance.
Sighs of the winds that blew over a little garden-tomb were mingled with them also, and both were audible to Lucie, in a hushed murmur--like the breathing of a summer sea asleep upon a sandy shore --as the little Lucie, comically studious at the task of the morning, or dressing a doll at her mother's footstool, chattered in the tongues of the Two Cities that were blended in her life.
A white flag from within the fortress, and a parley--this dimly perceptible through the raging storm, nothing audible in it--suddenly the sea rose immeasurably wider and higher, and swept Defarge of the wine-shop over the lowered drawbridge, past the massive stone outer walls, in among the eight great towers surrendered!
Hemmed in here by the massive thickness of walls and arches, the storm within the fortress and without was only audible to them in a dull, subdued way, as if the noise out of which they had come had almost destroyed their sense of hearing.
said old Featherstone, with hoarse rage, which, as if in a nightmare, tried to be loud, and yet was only just audible.
Then a low, deep sound was heard, like the suppressed accompaniment of distant music, rising just high enough on the air to be audible, and yet so indistinctly, as to leave its character, and the place whence it proceeded, alike matters of conjecture.
His firmly compressed and expressive lips then severed, and for the first time during the long ceremonies his voice was distinctly audible.
That it was tenanted by evil spirits, visible, audible and active, no one in all that region doubted any more than he doubted what he was told of Sundays by the traveling preacher.
Audible Magic Corporation, a provider of content management and media information services, announced today the company has licensed software libraries, used for digital signal processing (DSP) of audio content, to Adobe Systems Incorporated.
Audible today announced that Stephen King's riveting, much-discussed essay, "Guns," is now available for purchase as a $0.
Audible seeks the perfect voice to bring Gurley Brown's landmark work to life; invites actors to submit online auditions