Associations to the word «Sonic»


SONIC, adjective. Of or relating to sound
SONIC, adjective. Having a speed approaching that of the speed of sound in air
SONIC BARRIER, noun. Sound barrier
SONIC BOOM, noun. The audible effect of a shock wave in the air, especially one caused by an aircraft flying faster then the speed of sound
SONIC BOOM, verb. To produce such an effect.
SONIC BOOMS, noun. Plural of sonic boom
SONIC BRANDING, noun. The marketing-sponsored association of sound(s) with a given product
SONIC HEDGEHOG, noun. (biochemistry) A morphogenic protein that controls cell division of adult stem cells and has been implicated in development of some cancers.

Dictionary definition

SONIC, adjective. (of speed) having or caused by speed approximately equal to that of sound in air at sea level; "a sonic boom".
SONIC, adjective. Relating to audible sound; "a sonic wave".

Wise words

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