(term) Weighting

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    A means by which the laboratory measurements of the performance of a piece of audio equipment are modified to better take into account human aural perception. This generally delivers slightly better specifications. For example, "a-weighting" is a curve that is applied to the measurement of sound pressure levels that compensate for the way the human ear perceives loudness.
     

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