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What Is Sound?

  • Mads G. Christensen
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Abstract

Sound is an integral part of our lives. It is one of our most important ways of sensing the world around us. Moreover, it is fundamental to our communication with our surroundings and fellow human beings.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mads G. Christensen
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  1. 1.Aalborg UniversityAalborgDenmark

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