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On Tue, 28 Sep 2004 20:53, J. 'Mach' Wust wrote:
> On Tue, 28 Sep 2004 12:07:19 +0200, Andreas Johansson
<[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >This of perceived similarity. Certainly the _acoustic_
> > similarity of two sounds, vocal or otherwise, can be
> > objectively measured.
>
> I understand that the question is about perception. Of course
> you can measure something, but if you want to figure out the
> most dissimilar sounds, there's a need for much
> interpretation.

If perception is based on what one is used to, then I am more
interested in the measurable distinctions, after that I can worry
about getting used to it ;-)

Is there any data about this sort of thing. As an absolute noob, I
don't even know what keywords to run a search on here.

Glenn.