Meaning of stereophonic


Pronunciation: (ster"ē-u-fon'ik, stēr"-), [key]
— adj.
  1. pertaining to a system of sound recording or reproduction using two or more separate channels to produce a more realistic effect by capturing the spatial dimensions of a performance (the location of performers as well as their acoustic surroundings), used esp. with high-fidelity recordings and reproduction systems (opposed to monophonic). Cf.
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