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binaural

[bī′nȯr·əl]
(acoustics)
Pertaining to sound that reaches the listener over two paths, to give the effect of auditory perspective.
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Participants in each of the pre-exposure conditions were tested individually and presented with a list of 25 nonsense syllables binaurally through headphones.
Each trial started with a blank screen and a tone presented binaurally (500 ms duration and 100 Hz frequency).
The patient was subsequently fitted binaurally with behind-the-ear hearing aids.
Speech and melody recognition in binaurally combined acoustic and electric hearing.
The acoustic startle stimulus was a 50-ms 105-dB(A) burst of white noise (20 Hz-20 kHz) with instantaneous rise- and fall-times, presented binaurally through Sony MDR-P70 headphones, and generated by a custom-made noise acoustic stimulator from the facilities of the University of Murcia.
The results of this investigation clearly suggest that both the detection and identification of speech information presented binaurally against a background of competing speech messages is significantly enhanced when the target phrase is located in the right hemifield.
The stimulus was a 100 Hz tone presented binaurally though Sony DR-7 stereophonic headphones.
In contrast, the effects of 3 to 5 months of symmetrical sound deprivation in rats that were binaurally deprived of sound (through bilateral ligation at 10 days of age) showed that binaural interaction was essentially normal.
The acoustic startle probe consisted of a 50-ms 105-dB(A) burst of white noise (20Hz-20KHz) with instantaneous rise time, presented binaurally through headphones, and generated by a custom-made noise stimulator from the facilities of the University of Murcia.