precedence effect


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precedence effect

[prə′sēd·əns i‚fekt or ′pre·səd·əns]
(acoustics)
The ability of the auditory system to process sound that reaches the ears directly from a source even when significant reflected sounds reach the ears shortly afterward.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Role of eccentricity and size in the global precedence effect. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 22(6), 1434-1447.
The effects of uniform field flicker and blurring on the global precedence effect. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 29(4), 289-291.
What does the nature of the stimuli tell us about the global precedence effect? Acta Psychologica, 127, 1-11.
Development of auditory localization in dogs: Single source and precedence effect sounds.
Breakdown of echo suppression in the precedence effect. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 8(2), 1834-1835.
A developmental look at an auditory illusion: the precedence effect. Developmental Psychobiology, 17(5), 519-536.
Dynamic processes in the precedence effect. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 90(2 Pt.
The precedence effect and sound localization by children with temporal lobe epilepsy.
A second reason involves what is commonly called the "precedence effect." In most cases, the subwoofer will be located further away from the listener than the satellites.
Although this is related to the precedence effect, it is not quite the same, and involves the nature of the human hearing mechanism.
The section on the precedence effect in spatial hearing (pp.
The 5s suffered a bit from the precedence effect compared to the Ones.