acousma

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n acousma illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal sounds
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n acousma plural Things heard or received on authority and without further inquiry or explanation, as among the acousmatici or probationary disciples of Pythagoras.
    • n acousma A form of auditory hallucination.
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