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(computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrive check bit , parity , parity bit
detection that a signal is being received detection , signal detection
detection and identification and evaluation and location of foreign electromagnetic radiations (other than radioactive) electronic reconnaissance
hormone produced early in pregnancy by the placenta; detection in the urine and serum is the basis for one kind of pregnancy test HCG , human chorionic gonadotrophin , human chorionic gonadotropin
process in which individuals (or small groups) penetrate an area (especially the military penetration of enemy positions without detection) infiltration
detection system radar
shipboard system consisting of an acoustic detection system that is towed behind the ship ship-towed long-range acoustic detection system
device that signals upon the detection of smoke or fire smoke detector
device using underwater waves for navigation, detection, etc sonar
naval detection method sonar
under-water detection aid sonar
avoiding detection by moving carefully stealing , stealth
aircraft designed in accordance with technology that makes detection by radar difficult stealth aircraft
shipboard system for the detection and identification and location of a target with enough detail to permit effective weapon employment target acquisition system
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