equaliser

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n equaliser a weight that balances another weight
    • n equaliser electronic equipment that reduces frequency distortion
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Usage

In literature:

Then their power would be equalised.
"Four Arthurian Romances" by Chretien DeTroyes
I thought none but the devil himself could equalise me for inward wickedness and pollution of mind.
"Bunyan Characters First Series" by Alexander Whyte
Office of itself does much to equalise politicians.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Equalisation of property is bound to come.
"The Island Pharisees" by John Galsworthy
He was not perfect; he would know how to take care of himself probably; in marriage things equalised themselves.
"April Hopes" by William Dean Howells
It will equalise our unsteadiness, and you shall not be disappointed in our encounter.
"Don Rodriguez" by Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron, Dunsany
These wily fellows instantly consented to the task, and placed themselves alternately between each Frenchman, apparently, to equalise the work.
"A Narrative of a Nine Months' Residence in New Zealand in 1827" by Augustus Earle
But then Spring loses a little from this equalising dispensation.
"A Walk from London to John O'Groat's" by Elihu Burritt
They say that I do it out of envy, and for the equalisation of complexions.
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)" by Frederic G. Kenyon
Sins and virtues had been equalised by means of money.
"The Religious Spirit of the Slavs (1916)" by Nikolai Velimirovic
To equalise things, Ainsmith of Claflin fumbled for almost as much.
"Left Tackle Thayer" by Ralph Henry Barbour
Cadell proposes to equalise them by adding part of vol.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott
The duty on arrowroot, under the new tariff, is equalised on all kinds to 41/2d.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
Here, again, we see the equalisation of fortunes by law, that is, by force.
"Essays on Political Economy" by Frederic Bastiat
Of these theological equalisations I have to speak afterwards.
"Orthodoxy" by G. K. Chesterton
The circulation is improved and equalised.
"The Healthy Life, Vol. V, Nos. 24-28" by Various
This maintenance of equalised sap tension, I believe to be important.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
As she put it, they were getting equalised, approaching more nearly to one another's level.
"Quisanté" by Anthony Hope
Tw., and for heavier cloths and felt, where the penetration and equalisation of the colour is difficult, from 8 lb.
"The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
Hence central organisations act as money equalisers between the different societies.
"Readings in Money and Banking" by Chester Arthur Phillips
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In news:

Soccer-Last-gasp equaliser saves Boca from defeat at River.
Soccer- Last-gasp equaliser saves Boca from defeat at River.
Despite a second-half siege on the hosts' goal, Sunderland could not grab an equaliser following Gardner 's first-half strike which halved the deficit and they have now recorded just two wins in their last 22 Barclays Premier League fixtures.
Soccer-Last- gasp equaliser saves Boca from defeat at River.
Substitute Almen Abdi came close to equalising for the hosts when he hit the post, before Robbie Brady's free-kick doubled Hull 's lead.
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In science:

These detection slabs are made up of a string of Active Sensor Units (ASU) which consist of a PCB with embedded FE ASICs, mounted onto the silicon sensors. A ∼ 500µm copper plate attached to the PCB layer equalises the temperature along the length of the slab.
Next Generation CALICE Electromagnetic Calorimeter
The quotient map determines a map in I from Z  X Ñ Y to ¯Z  X Ñ Y , which co-equalises any two maps of I into its then the quotient.
A categorical approach to internality
As in Turner & Stone (2001) we tested the interaction between the radiation and the gas to check that the temperatures of the gas and the radiation equalise when Tg 6= Tr initially. A gas was set up so that there was no initial velocity, with a density 3 and E = 1012 ergs cm−3 .
Smoothed particle hydrodynamics with radiative transfer in the flux-limited diffusion approximation
In addition the relative signal delays are equalised.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
All scintillator fibre pairs were characterised with a radioactive source and sorted to equalise the module light output. A silicon compound provides the optical contact between the bundle of fibres and the PMT.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
The scale is histogram equalisation to see subtle effects: influence of enlighted beams on the background of dark channels.
AMBER Task Force February 2008 run report
PR structure, equality predicates on all Ob jects, schema of predicate abstraction, equalisers, and – trivially – the whole algebraic, logic and order structure on NNO N and truth Ob ject 2.
RCF2: Evaluation and Consistency
M C = ̺M ⊗ idC − idM ⊗ ∆ is the coaction equalising map.
Galois-Type Extensions and Equivariant Projectivity
We recall that a category K has arbitrary (finite) limits if and only if it has equalisers and arbitrary (finite) products, [6, p.113].
Quillen model categories without equalisers or coequalisers
Hence, in contrast to our old preliminary combinations we do NOT equalise the FSI systematic anymore.
A Combination of Preliminary Electroweak Measurements and Constraints on the Standard Model
We start by using the equalising method in an initial refinement to transform P into some Q with an equitable partition of the vertex set.
A hypergraph regularity method for generalised Turan problems
Then we repeatedly apply the same refinement procedure as above followed by the equalising method: at each stage we obtain a new system Q from the original procedure and then refine it to some equitable Q′ .
A hypergraph regularity method for generalised Turan problems
In the presence of dagger equalisers, zero-epis are ordinary epis.
Quantum Logic in Dagger Kernel Categories
This fact is not really used, but is included because it gives a better understanding of the situation. A dagger equaliser category is a dagger category that has equalisers which are dagger monic.
Quantum Logic in Dagger Kernel Categories
Lemma 10 In a dagger equaliser category D where every dagger mono is a kernel, zero-epis in D are ordinary epis.
Quantum Logic in Dagger Kernel Categories
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