Definition of Auditory perception
1. Noun. The perception of sound as a meaningful phenomenon.
Generic synonyms: Perception
Specialized synonyms: Speech Perception, Musical Perception
Medical Definition of Auditory perception
1. The process whereby auditory stimuli are selected, organised and interpreted by the organism; includes speech discrimination. (12 Dec 1998)
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Literary usage of Auditory perception
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1. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1922)
"... tending at the same time to translate a momentary focal auditory perception of the syllables into visual imagery of the syllables printed in large black ..."
2. Experimental Psychology: A Manual of Laboratory Practice by Edward Bradford Titchener, ( (1901)
"... CHAPTER X auditory perception EXPERIMENT XXX § 45. The Degrees of Tonal Fusion. — Suppose that two simple tones are sounded together. ..."
3. The Human Mind by James Sully (1892)
"that of the higher reflective consciousness of self to be spoken of by-and-by.1 (c) auditory perception. § 29. Space-perception: (a) Genesis of Aural ..."