DECIBEL

The logarithmic unit that is used to express the loudness or intensity of sound.

DECIBEL: "A decibel measures the relative loudness of a noise."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DECIBEL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/decibel/ (accessed September 28, 2021).
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