Level & meter

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Definition “Level”

The level is stated in the acoustics with decibels, according to Alexander Graham Bell. The Bel denotes the ratio of two powers.
Symbol: L, Q
SI unit: bel (10x deziBel)
Formula: Q = lg (P1/P2)
The level is based on a logarithmic scale.