directional microphone

directional microphone
noun
a microphone that is designed to receive sound from a particular direction
Hypernyms: ↑microphone, ↑mike
Hyponyms: ↑cardioid microphone

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a microphone that has a greater sensitivity to sounds coming from a particular area in front of it: used to eliminate unwanted sounds.

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directional microphone noun
A microphone in which the response depends on the direction of the sound waves
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