Distinctly Audible

The term distinctly audible was first used in the fire protection industry in Australia as part of Australian Standard AS1851:2012 to provide an objective method to determine if a loudspeaker was loud enough (> 651 at 1m) when tested to provide adequate warning to the occupants of a building in the event of the operation of an occupant warning system or emergency warning system in an emergency.

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