plural of law
The physical quality of a space for conveying sound.
‘Until they discovered the non-contractual Carnegie Hall wondered, since the renovations, why the acoustics had changed.’;
the first five books of the Old Testament, also called The Law and Torah.
(physics) The science of sounds, teaching their nature, phenomena and laws.
‘Acoustics, then, or the science of sound, is a very considerable branch of physics. - Sir John Herschel.’;
the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit
The science of sounds, teaching their nature, phenomena, and laws.
‘Acoustics, then, or the science of sound, is a very considerable branch of physics.’;
the study of the physical properties of sound
Acoustics is a branch of physics that deals with the study of mechanical waves in gases, liquids, and solids including topics such as vibration, sound, ultrasound and infrasound. A scientist who works in the field of acoustics is an acoustician while someone working in the field of acoustics technology may be called an acoustical engineer.