Sound files 2.5. NIST files

An audio file type used by speech researchers. Used, for instance, in the TIMIT database. Praat reads several kinds of NIST files: big-endian, little-endian, μ-law, A-law, Polyphone. NIST files compressed with shorten are no longer supported (see §1.6)

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