decibel

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decibel (plural decibels)

  1. A common measure of sound intensity that is one tenth of a bel on the logarithmic intensity scale. It is defined as dB = 10 * log10(P 1/P 2), where P1 and P2 are the relative powers of the sound.

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decibel m (plural decibels, diminutive decibeltje n)

  1. decibel

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

deci- +‎ bel

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɛt͡sibɛl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: de‧ci‧bel

Noun[edit]

decibel (plural decibelek)

  1. decibel

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English decibel

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decibel m (invariable)

  1. decibel

Portuguese[edit]

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decibel m (plural decibéis)

  1. decibel (a common measure of sound intensity)

Spanish[edit]

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decibel m (plural decibeles)

  1. Alternative form of decibelio.