Origin of sensor
Examples from the Web for sensor
That means Japanese whiskies are beautifully balanced and elegant; they touch and develop on every sensor on the palate.Watch Out, Scotland! Japanese Whisky Is on the Rise
November 16, 2014
U.S. combat aircraft have their own sensor packages that verify targets and check for potential harm to nearby civilians.Exclusive: ISIS’s Enemies Ask Pentagon for Drones
August 13, 2014
If commandos get a new weapon or sensor, it probably will be used on a real mission or battlefield.Special Ops’ Weapons Wish List
April 9, 2014
If a given tackle exceeds a certain level of force, the sensor is activated and the player is notified to seek medical attention.Brain Bleed: Why Michael Schumacher’s Helmet Wasn’t Enough
Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad
January 3, 2014
When said light enters your bloodstream only a portion is reflected and returned to the sensor thus giving you your readout.Mio Alpha Review: A Strapless Continuous Heart Rate Monitor for Your Wrist
January 2, 2014
Id have rote you sooner only the sensor wont let me tell where I am an I couldnt think of nothin else to say."Same old Bill, eh Mable!"
The 2d we lodged at a sensor called Assambine, eleven miles, where were only a few poor cottages.
When you shot down that sensor, the starship did not retaliate, but went on without taking any notice of you.The Galaxy Primes
Edward Elmer Smith
Then the CAD people added an algorithm that would take the sensor data and generate random variations on the same basis.Makers
Sensor technologies are grouped into four areas: active, passive, imbedded, and processing.Shock and Awe
Harlan K. Ullman
- anything, such as a photoelectric cell, that receives a signal or stimulus and responds to it
Word Origin and History for sensor
1947, from an adjective (1865), a shortened form of sensory (q.v.).
- A device, such as a photoelectric cell, that receives and responds to a signal or stimulus.
- sense organ