listeners


listeners
'lis·ten·er || 'lɪsnə n. one who listens; one who hears; one who pays attention, attentive person

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • The Listeners (novel) — infobox Book | name = The Listeners title orig = translator = image caption = author = James E. Gunn illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Science fiction novel publisher = release date = 1972… …   Wikipedia

  • World Radio University Listeners — WNYW WNYW, appelée aussi Radio New York Worldwide, était une station de radio américaine en ondes courtes diffusant depuis Scituate, dans l Etat du Massachusetts, jusqu au 20 octobre 1973, date à laquelle le groupe Family Stations l acquiert et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • National Viewers and Listeners Association —    Formed by Mary Whitehouse in 1964 as the ‘Cleanup TV Campaign’ to combat increasing television liberalization, the National Viewers and Listeners Association (NVLA) is the foremost watchdog on ‘standards’ in British television. It opposes sex …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Whole Wheat Radio — (WWR) is a listener controlled, internet only webcast and wiki website based in Talkeetna, Alaska, centered around independent music aired 24 hours a day, that is financially and operationally maintained by an all volunteer community as a… …   Wikipedia

  • Speech perception — is the process by which the sounds of language are heard, interpreted and understood. The study of speech perception is closely linked to the fields of phonetics and phonology in linguistics and cognitive psychology and perception in psychology.… …   Wikipedia

  • Media and Publishing — ▪ 2007 Introduction The Frankfurt Book Fair enjoyed a record number of exhibitors, and the distribution of free newspapers surged. TV broadcasters experimented with ways of engaging their audience via the Internet; mobile TV grew; magazine… …   Universalium


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