Associations to the word «Sensor»

Wiktionary

SENSOR, noun. A device or organ that detects certain external stimuli and responds in a distinctive manner.

Dictionary definition

SENSOR, noun. Any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.