auditory perception

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(psychology) The recognition, discrimination, and interpretation of sounds, including: frequency, pitch, timbre, loudness, speech, and music, together with sound localization, temporal analysis, and the perceptual organization of auditory phenomena. Also a designation for this field of study in the psychology of perception and of hearing. See also cocktail party effect; speech perception; speech recognition.

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