Types of Sound Waves?

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There are different types of sound waves. Sound sent through liquids or gas are called compression waves. Sound sent through solids are called longitudinal and transverse waves.
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There is at least three different types of sound waves: audible, subsonic, and ultrasonic. Audible waves are the tones any person with normal hearing can pick up.
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