Monitor

a device with a screen on which words or pictures can be shown.

Monitor

A large structure rising above the surrounding roof planes, designed to give light and/or ventilation to the building interior.
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monitor

in a live music context, refers to speaker cabinets which are used to amplify the singing and playing of onstage performers so that the performers can hear themselves' in a recording context, refers to studio reference monitors, which are heavy-duty, low-coloration speakers designed for playing back mixes.
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Monitor

(from the article `Bohomolec, Franciszek`) For the last 20 years of his life Bohomolec edited the magazine Monitor, which greatly contributed to the Enlightenment in Poland. It was modeled on ...
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Monitor

(from the article `monitor`) Built by the Swedish engineer John Ericsson for the U.S. Navy, the original vessel of this type was named `Monitor.` Remarkably engineered, it ... U.S. naval officer who commanded the Union warship Monitor against the Confederate Virginia (formerly Merrimack) in the first battle between ... ...a...
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monitor

(mon´ĭ-tәr) to check constantly on a given condition or phenomenon, such as blood pressure, heart rate, or respiration rate. an apparatus by which such conditions or phenomena can be constantly observed and recorded. ambulatory ECG monitor a portable continuous el...
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Monitor

(noun) A loudspeaker in a control room or other listening area. 2. A cathode ray tube (CRT) or, more simply, a television on whose screen programs and data can be displayed (verb) To listen back to a recorded performance or a live performance in the control room. (WW)
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monitor

[n] - an iron-clad vessel built by Federal forces to do battle with the Merrimac 2. [n] - display consisting of a device that takes signals from a computer and displays them on a CRT screen 3. [n] - electronic equipment that is used to check the quality or content of electronic transmissions 4. [n] - a piece of electronic equipme...
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Monitor

• (n.) An ironclad war vessel, very low in the water, and having one or more heavily-armored revolving turrets, carrying heavy guns. • (n.) One who admonishes; one who warns of faults, informs of duty, or gives advice and instruction by way of reproof or caution. • (n.) Hence, specifically, a pupil selected to look to the school in t...
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monitor

noun display produced by a device that takes signals and displays them on a television screen or a computer monitor
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monitor

monitor lizard noun any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles
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monitor

(zoology) Any of various lizards found in Africa, South Asia, and Australasia. Monitors are generally large and carnivorous, with well-developed legs and claws and a long powerful tail that can be swung in defence. (Family Varanidae.) Monitors include the Komodo dragon (Varanus ko...
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Monitor

[architecture] A monitor in architecture is a raised structure running along the ridge of a double-pitched roof, with its own roof running parallel with the main roof. The long sides of monitors usually contain clerestory windows or louvers to light or ventilate the area under the roof. A monitor roof looks like the roof of a traditional su...
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Monitor

[magazine] Monitor is a weekly newsmagazine published in Podgorica, Montenegro. Started on October 19, 1990 by university professor Miodrag Perović and businessman Stanislav `Ćano` Koprivica, the magazine appeared at a time when the single-party political system in SFR Yugoslavia had been abolished and its constituent republics were prepa...
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Monitor

[NBC Radio] Monitor was an American weekend radio program broadcast from June 12, 1955, until January 26, 1975. Airing live and nationwide on the NBC Radio Network, it originally aired beginning Saturday morning at 8am and continuing through the weekend until 12 midnight on Sunday. However, after the first few months, the full weekend broad...
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Monitor

[synchronization] In concurrent programming, a monitor is a synchronization construct that allows threads to have both mutual exclusion and the ability to wait (block) for a certain condition to become true. Monitors also have a mechanism for signalling other threads that their condition has been met. A monitor consists of a mutex (lock) ob...
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Monitor

[TV] Monitor was an NBC newsmagazine series which premiered on April 12, 1983. NBC News created this series as a platform to possibly challenge the success of CBS`s 60 Minutes. After being initially broadcast on Saturdays at 10 P.M. Eastern time, the show was moved to Sundays at 7 P.M. Eastern time for its second season, going head-to-head ...
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Monitor

[warship] A monitor was the class of relatively small warship which was neither fast nor strongly armoured but carried disproportionately large guns. They were used by some navies from the 1860s until the end of World War II, and saw their final use by the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. The original monitor was designed by John ...
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Monitor

Mon'i·tor noun A monitor nozzle.
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monitor

1. One who admonishes; one who warns of faults, informs of duty, or gives advice and instruction by way of reproof or caution. 'You need not be a monitor to the king.' (Bacon) ... 2. Hence, specifically, a pupil selected to look to the school in the absence of the instructor, to notice the absence or faults of the scholars, or to instruct a divisio...
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Monitor

1) In audio, to listen.
2) To indicate with a meter or light the conditions in a circuit, especially level and overload.
3) A device to listen or observe.
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monitor

a functional unit that observes and records, for analysis, selected activities within a switching system
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Monitor

A monitor was a very shallow, heavily-armed, ironclad steam-vessel - a class of battleship - invented by John Ericson, carrying on its open decks either one or two revolving turrets, each containing one or more enormous guns and designed to combine the maximum fire-power with the minimum of exposure. The vessels got their name after the first one, ...
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monitor

A peripheral device with a screen for the visual display of information.
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Monitor

A reference loudspeaker used for mixing. The action of listening to a mix or a specific audio signal.
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