event

  1. something that happens at a given place and time
  2. a special set of circumstances
  3. (relativity theory) a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory
  4. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Event

A collection of sample points.

Event

What occurs when two particles collide or a single particle decays. Particle theories predict the probabilities of various possible events occurring when many similar collisions or decays are studied. They cannot predict the outcome for any single event.

Event

In the digital world an event is any information acquired or produced by the digital control system.
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Event

[relativity] In physics, and in particular relativity, an event indicates a physical situation or occurrence, located at a specific point in space and time. For example, a glass breaking on the floor is an event; it occurs at a unique place and a unique time, in a given frame of reference. Strictly speaking, the notion of an event is an ide...
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Event

Is the occurrence of some critical action, catalyst or new information.
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Event

An occurrence meeting specified conditions, e.g. damage, a threshold wave height or a threshold water level.
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event

[n] - a special set of circumstances 2. [n] - (relativity theory) a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time 3. [n] - something that happens at a given place and time
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Event

Because MIDI utilizes commands, most sequencing software has an Event List or an Event Editor where one can scrutinize and change commands such as note on, note off, program change, control change or volume
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Event

Any single piece of MIDI data is referred to as an 'event', eg a note being triggered, the velocity of the note, a program change etc. Because MIDI utilizes commands, most sequencing software has an Event List or an Event Editor where one can scrutinize and change commands such as note on, note off, program change, control change or volume.
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event

A set of outcomes
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Event

Event: A set of outcomes. Cardiovascular events might include a heart attack and gastrointestinal events a GI bleed. The use of the term 'event' in medicine comes from probability theory.
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Event

E·vent' noun [ Latin eventus , from evenire to happen, come out; e out + venire to come. See Come .] 1. That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad. 'The events of his early years.' Macaulay. «...
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Event

E·vent' transitive verb [ French éventer to fan, divulge, Late Latin eventare to fan, from , Latin e out + ventus wind.] To break forth. [ Obsolete] B. Jonson.
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event

noun something that happens at a given place and time
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event

case noun a special set of circumstances; `in that event, the first possibility is excluded`; `it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled`
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event

noun a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory
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Event

• (n.) That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad. • (n.) An affair in hand; business; enterprise. • (v. t.) To break forth. • (n.) The consequence of anything; the issue; conclusion; result; that in which an action, operation, or series of operations, terminates.Event: words in the de...
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event

(from the article `probability theory`) ...the dice as identifiable (say by a difference in colour), so that the outcome (1, 2) is different from (2, 1). An `event` is a well-defined subset ... Oftentimes probabilities need to be computed for related events. For instance, advertisements are developed for the purpose of increas...
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event

notion that became of singular importance in the philosophical speculation about relativity physics. The best-known analyses are those of the ... [2 related articles]
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event

event 1. An occurrence, especially one that is particularly significant, interesting, exciting, or unusual. 2. Any thing that happens at a given place and time. 3. An organized occasion; such as, a social function or sports competition. 4. Any of the races or other competitions that form part of a larger sports occasion, e.g., the Olympic Games.
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Event

Event is American military slang for a nuclear incident.
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Event

Event is American military slang for a nuclear incident.
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Event

[synchronization primitive] In computer science, an event (also called event semaphore) is a type of synchronization mechanism that is used to indicate to waiting processes when a particular condition has become true. An event is an abstract data type with a boolean state and the following operations: Different implementations of events may...
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event

A point in four-dimensional spacetime, i.e. a location in both space and time, specified by its coordinates (x, y, z, t).
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