BINAURAL

n. a feature which relates to having two ears, structurally and functionally. In line with hearing and perception of sound, it enables a person to detect the origin and direction of sound using both ears. Compare monaural- dichotic.

BINAURAL: "Thanks to our binaural sense of hearing, we are able to appreciate three-dimensional, full-stereo sound better."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BINAURAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/binaural/ (accessed October 29, 2020).
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