peak SPL

Definitions

Electronics

  • Abbreviation of peak sound pressure level. The greatest sound pressure level during a peak, such as that produced by a speaker, or as a consequence of impulse noise. Ordinary sound-pressure meters do not indicate the true effect of such sounds, and an impact-noise analyzer should be utilized for accurate readings. Also called peak sound pressure.
  • synonympeak sound pressure
  • synonympeak sound-pressure level
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