sensing element


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sensing element any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner
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  • Abraham Lincoln
    “Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.”


In literature:

Lincoln was a great soul and his sense of humor was one element of his greatness.
"The Vitalized School" by Francis B. Pearson
Simultaneity is the property of a group of natural elements which in some sense are components of a duration.
"The Concept of Nature" by Alfred North Whitehead
Wherever the idea of freedom is strongly emphasised, the religious element, in the strict sense of the word, appears in jeopardy.
"History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7)" by Adolph Harnack
This new element of the child's sense of persons becomes, at one period of its development, quite the controlling element.
"The Story of the Mind" by James Mark Baldwin
And tradition, in its most elemental sense, means the continuing of the same peculiar pitch of vital vibration.
"Fantasia of the Unconscious" by D. H. Lawrence
They surely had sense enough to remove the free-choice element.
"Ten From Infinity" by Paul W. Fairman
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919" by Various
Second, that revelation is, in a very profound sense, an element in the blessedness of God.
"Expositions of Holy Scripture" by Alexander Maclaren
While in one sense it was a protection, on the other it had in it an element of danger.
"Army Boys on the Firing Line" by Homer Randall
The sense of smell is merely the force set in motion by the vibration of the elements.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe

In poetry:

Dull sublunary lovers' love
(Whose soul is sense) cannot admit
Absence, because it doth remove
Those things which elemented it.
"A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning" by John Donne
A snarl! A scruffle round the room!
A sense that Death is drawing near!
And human creatures reassume
The elemental robe of fear.
"To a Lady with an Unruly and Ill-mannered Dog Who Bit several Persons of Importance" by Sir Walter Raleigh
Soul within sense, immeasurable, obscure,
Insepulchred and deathless, through the dense
Deep elements may scarce be felt as pure
Soul within sense.
"Plus Intra" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
All three are dead; that desolate green isle
Is only peopled by the passing smile
Of sun and moon, that surely have a sense,
They look so radiant with intelligence,--
So like the soul's own element,--so fair!
The features of a God lie veiled there!
"The Death-Wake, Or Lunacy - Chimera III" by Thomas Stoddart

In news:

JD McPherson's elemental rock 'n' roll authentically evokes the genre's earliest years with a sense of unfettered joy.
The 2210 series by Silicon Designs received an upgrade with 2210-005 accelerometer module, a single-axis model that incorporates MEMS capacitive sensing elements.
Is housing rated IP67 and uses a precision potentiometer for the rotary sensing element.
In many pressure applications, it is necessary to isolate the sensing element from the material being sensed.
The patent is for liquid-crystal display (LCD) touch screens that integrate the touch sensing elements with the display circuitry.
In fact, a sense of timing is one of the most important elements determining the success or failure of a project or the resolution of a conflict.
Narrow web tension transducer Dover Flexo Electronics Rochester, NH USA The NWI narrow web tension transducer is a cantilevered, bearing-mounting idler roller with two built-in tension sensing elements.
At times, those elements come together in a figurative sense, as in a gallery.
Verify Fenwal Temperature Sensing Elements and other white papers at Electronic Products.
JD McPherson's elemental rock 'n' roll authentically evokes the genre 's earliest years with a sense of unfettered joy.
PTE5000 hermetically sealed modular pressure sensors use a thin film strain gauge sensing element and custom ASIC for accurate and highly stable output.
The restaurant is wrapped in a seductive harmony of Asian design elements, combining an exotic Eastern aura with a genuine sense of Hollywood energy and style.
JD McPherson 's elemental rock 'n' roll authentically evokes the genre's earliest years with a sense of unfettered joy.
Fiber optic sensor is a sensor that uses optical fiber either as the sensing element ("intrinsic sensors"), or as a means of relaying signals from a remote sensor to the electronics that process the signals ("extrinsic sensors").
MEMS accelerometers and gyroscopes are ideal feedback sensing elements for many types of platform control and stabilization systems.

In science:

Semirings, introduced by Vandiver [Van34] in 1934, generalize the notion of noncommutative rings in the sense that negative elements do not have to exist.
Classification of finite congruence-simple semirings with zero
The spherical finite dimensional simple modules correspond to the integers k , m such that k < 0 and m is an ellipic number, i.e., the integer m is the order of an elliptic element of the Weyl group which is regular in Springer’s sense.
Finite dimensional representations of DAHA and affine Springers fibers : the spherical case
Each member of the class is an element of an equivalence class of Lagrangians in the sense that each possesses the same number of Noether point symmetries.
Lagrangians Galore
M , which necessarily means tp(a/B ) is generic in the sense above, that is, B does not contain any elements of the equivalence class of a.
On generically stable types in dependent theories
In particular, it makes sense to speak about (x, y )-constructive elements.
Computability of probability measures and Martin-Lof randomness over metric spaces