At the same time he detects a lack of cheerfulness and a.
I will probably absorb vitamins through my skin as my shirt detects I need them.
It triggers your house's fire system if it detects it has caught on fire.
Embracing the whole philosophic movement under the name of "the Cartesian system," Reid detects its fundamental error in the unproved assumption shared by these thinkers "that all the objects of my knowledge are ideas in my own mind."
Hence it is that the Japanese connoisseur draws a clear distinction between the decorative design and its technical execution, crediting the former to the pictorial artist and the latter to the sculptor~ He detects in the stroke of a chisel and the lines of a gravin~ tool subjective beauties which appear to be hidden from th great majority of Western dilettanti.
Many of KOuns sculptures appear unfinished to eyes trained in Occidental galleries, whereas the Japanese connoisseur detects evidence of a technical feat in their seeming roughness.
This instrument, which has a magnification of 2200, detects the slightest tremors, and is consequently most useful in recording earthquakes of distant origin; its high sensitiveness and complications, however, militate against its common use.
Radio-active bodies are chiefly recognized by the power they possess of rendering the air in their neighbourhood conductive; hence the electroscope detects the presence of a radio-active body by losing an electric charge given to it more quickly than it would otherwise do.
The former detects a short letter written (xii.-xv.
Where he detects or suspects the insertion of fabulous matter he has no scruple in saying so.
Along with all the other waves and currents it detects, altimetry also reveals invisible waves.
The head is fitted with two high resolution self-referencing encoders with DSP technology which detects the slightest movement of pan or tilt.
This small device (shown on the right) emits bursts of ultrasound when the integral movement sensor detects something moving.
This is a urine test, which detects the surge of luteinising hormone, which stimulates ovulation.
pineal eye detects dimming which speeds up swimming.
The test is not a diagnosis of the disease psittacosis, it detects the organism Chlamydophila psittaci.
puerperal insanity, Hilary Marland also detects a change in the reporting conventions.
real timeet Enterprise detects more than 135 wireless problems and automatically defends the network in real-time as threats arise.
By default, cp detects holes in input source files via a crude heuristic and makes the corresponding output file sparse as well.
The new diagonal correction function. Ã¢¢ Through an original algorithm, which automatically detects trapezoids in images and corrects them to rectangles.
AirMagnet Enterprise detects more than 135 wireless problems and automatically defends the network in real-time as threats arise.
Milkscreen is a simple two minute at home test that detects alcohol in breast milk.
Scientific Professional's patented sickness-indicating, color-change reactor is a controlled, six-patented factor which detects the pH level of a cat's urine and indicates whether urinary tract infection is present.
When the immune system detects the infection, it begins to systematically destroy the red blood cells that carry the bacterium.
Enzyme-linked immunosorbant assy (or ELISA) test detects both stages of FeLV.
Each of these tests detects the presence of the coronavirus antibodies, but they cannot be used to positively diagnose FIP.
Once the cat leaves and the box detects his weight is gone, the cleaning cycle will begin.
Arrest 2 - July of 2007, while still wearing an ankle monitor that detects alcohol, Lohan was pulled over for suspicion of drunk driving.
Motion lights work by the use of a sensor that detects infrared heat.
Instead of being triggered by any motion, the system detects infrared energy.
Advanced event detection is a tool that detects changes that may indicate the need for alternative therapy.
The balance board detects a huge increase in weight, which most likely means you are squatting, which is how it knows to rotate the piece.
When it detects an opponent it turns yellow and bounces toward the enemy.
The board is about two feet by about one foot and contains special technology that detects weight and shifts on the board.
For example, when you play the Hula Hoop game in Wii Fit, the board detects your hip movement by the sensors in the board.
The balance board is a unique tool in that it detects slight movements to determine foot position and weight distribution.
You can initiate a call through a regular cellular connection, but when the phone detects the presence of an available Wi-Fi network, it swaps over mid-call.
The test detects lactic acid and other short-chain fatty acids from undigested lactose fermented by bacteria in the colon.
Sequencing detects more than 95 percent of ATM sequence alterations but significant difficulties exist in distinguishing normal variations from A-T-causing mutations.
The spectrofluorometer detects and measures fluorescence, which indicates the amount of porphyrins and protoporphyrins in the sample.
The test detects one of the viral antigens called hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) in the blood.
The doctor should be called if a parent detects the symptoms of nail-patella syndrome in a child previously not diagnosed with the syndrome.
An evoked otoacoustic emissions (OAE) test that detects an echo emitted by the inner ear in response to sound; the echo is produced only if the inner ear is healthy and functioning normally.
This test detects a specific antibody, called hepatitis A IgM, that develops when HAV is present in the body.
Fluorescence in-situ hybridization (FISH) is a special technique that detects very small deletions.
Since it detects most congenital heart defects, it is recommended if a baby is at a higher risk for a defect than the risk in the general population.
Methylation testing detects 99 percent of the cases of PWS.
FISH (fluorescence in-situ hybridization) is a special technique that detects small deletions that cause PWS.
Methylation testing-DNA testing that detects if a gene is active or if it is imprinted.
You can do this by entering the name of the site into a search engine, using an antivirus program that detects fraudulent web pages, or checking with Better Business Bureau Online.
The test detects the level of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) in the urine, which is only produced during pregnancy.
Hormone levels of hCG, which detects pregnancy, may not be high enough until several days after a missed period.
Every brand of pregnancy test detects pregnancy hormones at a different level.
GoodGuide testers used an X-ray fluorescence analyzer that detects the presence of any metals on a surface.
A limit thermostat keeps the coffee from being scalding and ensuring that the coffee maker shuts off if it detects any anomalies in electricity.
Fuses sometimes pop because of a surge (too much electricity being used at one moment) or because the microwave's built-in safety feature detects an over-usage of electricity.
If the recipient detects the slightest amount of hesitation, or you chicken out before delivering the punch line, you will probably be casually ignored.
Moisture-activated - These potty chairs for kids include a sensor that detects moisture.
This headset detects the brain waves which indicate blinks, nods, laughter, and smiles.
It includes a user's training manual that contains information about the program, how it works and what to look for when directing the program to delete something it detects.
No anti-virus program currently detects this bug.
When your body detects glucose in the bloodstream, it signals the pancreas to produce insulin to regulate the blood glucose levels.
Your microwave keeps track of time, temperature, and food styles; your vacuum might have a sensor that detects dirty; and your TV has functions for auto-shut off, source detection, and picture quality.
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