Definition of Audiphone

1. n. An instrument which, placed against the teeth, conveys sound to the auditory nerve and enables the deaf to hear more or less distinctly; a dentiphone.



Definition of Audiphone

1. Noun. An instrument which, placed against the teeth, conveys sound to the auditory nerve and enables the deaf to hear more or less distinctly. ¹

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Definition of Audiphone

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Audiphone

audiophilia
audios
audiotape
audiotaped
audiotapes
audiotaping
audiotrack
audiotracks
audiovestibular
audiovisual
audiovisual aid
audiovisual aids
audiovisually
audiovisuals
audiowarez
audiphone (current term)
audiphones
audism
audit
audit program
audit programme
audit trail
audit trails
audita querela
audita querelas
auditable
audited
audited account
auditee
auditees

Literary usage of Audiphone

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of the Ear: Including a Sketch of Aural by Daniel Bennett St. John Roosa (1891)
"The audiphone in its natural position ; used as a fan. Pio. 139.—The audiphone in tension ; the proper position for hearing. Politzer has invented a small ..."

2. American Journal of Dental Science by American Society of Dental Surgeons (1880)
"S. Turnbull, of Philadelphia, describes these instruments, in the Archives of Otology, as follows: " The ' audiphone' consists essentially of a diaphragm of ..."

3. The Diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the ear by Oren Day Pomeroy (1886)
"[I have recently found that patients do not seem to be more benefited by this instrument than by many others.] RHODES' audiphone OR ..."

4. The First Mortgage by E. U. Cook, Gustave Doré (1896)
"Directions for Using the audiphone, and for Teaching the Deaf to Speak. SINCE no amount of use will improve the sense of hearing, it is essential that one ..."

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