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31 January 2021. pp. 73-83
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  • Publisher :The Acoustical Society of Korea
  • Publisher(Ko) :한국음향학회
  • Journal Title :The Journal of the Acoustical Society of Korea
  • Journal Title(Ko) :한국음향학회지
  • Volume : 40
  • No :1
  • Pages :73-83
  • Received Date :2021. 01. 12
  • Revised Date :2021. 01. 25
  • Accepted Date : 2021. 01. 26