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|Kayleigh Kulp|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
U.S. combat aircraft have their own sensor packages that verify targets and check for potential harm to nearby civilians.
If commandos get a new weapon or sensor, it probably will be used on a real mission or battlefield.
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|DAILY BEAST
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|Tyler Carroll|January 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sensor technologies are grouped into four areas: active, passive, imbedded, and processing.Shock and Awe|Harlan K. Ullman
Then the CAD people added an algorithm that would take the sensor data and generate random variations on the same basis.Makers|Cory Doctorow
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
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!"|Edward Streeter
British Dictionary definitions for sensor
Word Origin for sensor
Word Origin and History for sensor
1947, from an adjective (1865), a shortened form of sensory (q.v.).