Definition of sonification in US English:

sonification

noun

  • The use of non-speech sound to convey quantifiable information or represent data, typically as the output from an electronic device; the conversion of data into sound for this purpose.

Origin

1990s. From classical Latin sonus sound + -i- + -fication.

Pronunciation

sonification

/ˌsɒnɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/