audiovisual aids


audiovisual aids
au′diovis′ual aids′
n. pl.
training or educational materials directed at the sense of hearing and the sense of sight, as films, recordings, and photographs, esp. as used in classroom instruction
Etymology: 1935–40

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • audiovisual aids — training or educational materials directed at both the sense of hearing and the sense of sight; films, recordings, photographs, etc., used in classroom instruction, library collections, or the like. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • audiovisual aids — training or educational materials directed at both the sense of hearing and the sense of sight; films, recordings, photographs, etc., used in classroom instruction, library collections, or the like. [1935 40] …   Useful english dictionary

  • audiovisual — audio visual audio visualadj. 1. 1 pertaining to or using audiovisual aids in teaching or exposition the school s audiovisual department [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • audiovisual — au‧di‧o‧vi‧su‧al [ˌɔːdiəˈ vɪʒuəl ǁ ˌɒːdioʊ ] also audio visual adjective involving the use of recorded pictures and sound: • There is lots of scope for livening up your presentation with audiovisual aids. • Don t forget to check out the venue s… …   Financial and business terms

  • audiovisual education —       use of supplementary teaching aids, such as recordings, transcripts, and tapes; motion pictures and videotapes; radio and television; and computers, to improve learning.       Audiovisual education has developed rapidly since the 1920s by… …   Universalium

  • audiovisual — audiovisually, adv. /aw dee oh vizh ooh euhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, involving, or directed at both hearing and sight: audiovisual facilities; audiovisual techniques. n. 2. Usually, audiovisuals. See audiovisual aids. Also, audio visual.… …   Universalium

  • audiovisual — au•di•o•vis•u•al or au•di•o vis•u•al [[t]ˌɔ di oʊˈvɪʒ u əl[/t]] adj. 1) of, pertaining to, involving, or directed at both hearing and sight: audiovisual facilities[/ex] 2) Usu., audiovisuals audiovisual aids • Etymology: 1935–40 au… …   From formal English to slang

  • audiovisual — [ô΄dē ō vizh′o͞o əl] adj. 1. involving both hearing and sight 2. designating or of such teaching materials or aids besides books as films, videos, filmstrips, recordings, radio, etc. n. [pl.] audiovisual teaching materials or aids …   English World dictionary

  • Audiovisual education — or multimedia based education (MBE) is instruction where particular attention is paid to the audio and visual presentation of the material with the goal of improving comprehension and retention.After the use of training films and other visual… …   Wikipedia

  • audiovisual — adj. seeing and hearing (especially pertaining to teaching aids that make use of both sight and sound)au·di·o·vis·u·al || ‚ɔːdɪəʊ vɪzjÊŠÉ™l …   English contemporary dictionary