soundproofing


soundproofing
Synonyms and related words:
acoustic tile, antiknock, baffler, cushion, damp, dampener, damper, gag, hushcloth, muffle, muffler, mute, muzzle, quietener, silence cloth, silencer, soft pedal, sordine, sordino, sound-absorbing material, soundproofing insulation, sourdine

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  • Soundproofing — is any means of reducing the intensity of sound with respect to a specified source and receptor. There are several basic approaches to reducing sound: increasing the distance between source and receiver, using noise barriers to block or absorb… …   Wikipedia

  • soundproofing — “+iŋ noun Etymology: soundproof (I) + ing : the act or process of soundproofing the soundproofing of library cubicles * * * soundˈproofing noun • • • Main Entry: ↑sound …   Useful english dictionary

  • soundproofing — sound·proof || saÊŠndpruːf v. cause to be impervious to sound, insulate against noise adj. impervious to sound, insulated against noise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • soundproofing — soundproof·ing …   English syllables

  • soundproofing material — Any material used to deaden the sound from surfaces which transmit or generate noise; (e.g., felt lining on the underside of a hood). Also see anti drum compound …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • soundproof — soundproofing, n. /sownd proohf /, adj. 1. impervious to sound. v.t. 2. to cause to be soundproof. [1875 80; SOUND1 + PROOF] * * * …   Universalium

  • Quiet PC — A quiet PC is a personal computer that makes little noise. Common uses for quiet PCs include video editing, sound mixing, home servers, and home theater PCs. A typical quiet PC uses quiet cooling and storage devices and energy efficient… …   Wikipedia

  • Sound stage — Soundstage redirects here. For the public television series, see Soundstage (TV series). In common usage, a sound stage is a soundproof, hangar like structure, building, or room, used for the production of theatrical filmmaking and television… …   Wikipedia

  • Noise mitigation — is a set of strategies to reduce noise pollution. The main areas of noise mitigation or abatement are: transportation noise control, architectural design, and occupational noise control. Roadway noise and aircraft noise are the most pervasive… …   Wikipedia

  • QuietRock — is a brand of internally damped drywall panel by Quiet Solution which is a division of Serious Materials, an American manufacturer of advanced building materials. It is designed to provide higher levels of sound attenuation between rooms than… …   Wikipedia