AUDITORY SENSATION UNIT

refers to the just noticeable difference in sound intensity. See also difference threshold.

AUDITORY SENSATION UNIT: "An auditory sensation unit refers to the amount a sound has to differ before being detected as different by the perceiver."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUDITORY SENSATION UNIT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auditory-sensation-unit/ (accessed April 5, 2020).
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