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Definition of the noun alerting

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  1. a state of readiness to respond
    • example: alerting was indicated by the desynchronization of the EEG
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of alerting: alertness
    • more generic word: arousal = a state of heightened physiological activity
  2. a warning serves to make you more alert to danger

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alerting

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Google previewMicrosoft ISA Server 2000 (2001)

by Zubair Alexander

Alerting is an ISA Server feature that allows administrators to be notified of any ...

Google previewPrinciples of Integrated Maritime Surveillance Systems (1999)

by A. Nejat Ince, Ercan Topuz, Erdal Panayirci, Cevdet Isik

Distress alerting is the rapid and successful reporting of a distress incident to a RCC or another ship in the vicinity which can provide or coordinate assistance. When an alert is received by an RCC, normally via a coast station or coast earth ...

Google previewThe Benefit of Recreational Physical Activity to Restore Attentional Fatigue: The Effects of Intensity Level (2008)

stated: "Alerting is a process of suppressing background neural noise by inhibiting ongoing or irrelevant activity and mental effort to establish a state of vigilance"; (p. 447). For college students who are not getting enough sleep, or who ...

Google previewBuilding Fire Performance Analysis (2004)

by Robert W. Fitzgerald

Occupant alerting is the action most commonly associated with fire detector actuation. If the occupant becomes aware of an alarm, several activities may take place. The occupant may decide to leave the room and attempt to evacuate the ...

Google previewEffective Monitoring and Alerting (2012)

by Slawek Ligus

Alerting is the capability ofa monitoring system to detect and notify the operators about meaningful events that denote a grave change of state. The notification is referred to as an alert and is a simple message that may take multiple forms: ...

Google previewReport of the Ad-Hoc Panel on Information Storage and Retrieval in Chemistry (1977)

by National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

of the secondary information system may be divided into two categories - alerting and retrospective searching. Alerting. Alerting is the means of informing a scientist or group of scientists of all the current papers which are of interest to them ...

Google previewDream Science (2014)

Exploring the Forms of Consciousness by J. F. Pagel

Alerting is a rapid response to perceptual and sense input, characterized in psychological testing by an increased error rate compared to executive attention. Alerting is neuroanatomically associated with the right medial aspect of the frontal ...

Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of Attention (2014)

by Kia Nobre, Sabine Kastner

Alerting refers to achieving and maintaining a state of optimal readiness to process and respond to input. Orienting refers to the selection of information from sensory input. Executive attention includes mechanisms for monitoring and resolving ...

Google previewImproving Medication Use and Outcomes with Clinical Decision Support: (2009)

A Step by Step Guide by Jerome A. Osheroff, MD, FACP, FACMI, Editor-in-Chief

When there is agreement with the recommendations, and “alert fatigue” caused by excessive false-positive alerting is the culprit, then efforts to increase overall alert appropriateness should be undertaken. • Which of the coded reasons offered ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Classroom Management (2015)

by W. George Scarlett

Alerting. Kounin also found that teachers who maintained high levels of student attention and involvement throughout the lesson were more successful classroom managers. Effective managers accomplished this by involving all students in a ...



Alerting service is automatically provided to all aircraft receiving air traffic control service and, as far as is practicable, to all other aircraft whose pilots have filed a flight plan or are otherwise known to air traffic services. It is also provided to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Wellness (2012)

From Acai Berry to Yo-yo Dieting by Sharon K. Zoumbaris

We remain awake and alert as a result of our biological clock through a process called clock-dependent alerting (Dement,

“Our understanding of both clockdependent alerting and sleep debt had provided the pillars for a very simple and ...

Google previewThe Froehlich/Kent Encyclopedia of Telecommunications (1997)

Volume 15 - Radio Astronomy to Submarine Cable Systems by Fritz E. Froehlich, Allen Kent

The TMC provides the control logic for terminal authentication, location management, alerting, and routing to RPTs. This function is supported by the VLR and the MSC in the TIA Reference Model. Terminal mobility data store (TMD ). The TMD ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of E-Health and Telemedicine (2016)

by Cruz-Cunha, Maria Manuela

Clinical Decision Support and Alerting Systems Informatics can be used in pharmacovigilance activities to support ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (1998)

Volume 38 - Supplement 23: Algorithms for Designing Multimedia Storage Servers to Models and Architectures by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

Alerting Systems In contrast to the previously ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Psychological Theories (2006)

by J.E. Roeckelein

If similar noises are made subsequently, and again not danger is present, the animal makes progressively weaker and shorter alerting responses whereupon habituation is said to have occurred to those types of noises. Distinctions have been ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

alerting. device. see ENVIRONMENTAL HEARING AID. alexia. n. an acquired inability to read. It is due to disease in the left (dominant) hemisphere of the brain in a righthanded person. In agnosic alexia (word blindness) the patient cannot ...

Google previewNetwork Dictionary (2007)

by Javvin Www Networkdictionary Com, Jielin Dong

Alerting Signal Telecom Alerting Signal is a signal used by the telephony network to indicate the presence of an incoming call. It consists of a ringing signal periodically interrupted by silent (no ringing signal) intervals. Alerting Tone Telecom ...

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A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction. (J.G. Ballard)
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Scrabble value of A1L1E1R1T1I1N1G2

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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