intensity level

the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation)

he adjusted the intensity of the sound


they measured the station's signal strength

Syn: ↑intensity, ↑strength
Hypernyms: ↑magnitude

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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