What does the word acoustics mean?

Usage examples for acoustics

  1. As for the mysterious whispering echo, they repudiated all talk of acoustics. – The Gay Cockade by Temple Bailey
  2. No opera house or theatre ever erected has the resonance, the perfect acoustics of a circus tent when the canvas is wet and the temperature within above 70 degrees. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  3. The fact of the creation by vibrations of a distinct form, geometrical or other, is already familiar to every student of acoustics, and " Chladni's" figures are continually reproduced in every physical laboratory. – Thought-Forms by Annie Besant C.W. Leadbeater