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scientific instrument consisting of displays and an input device that an operator can use to monitor and control a system (especially a computer system) console
electronic monitor that monitors fetal heartbeat and the mother's uterine contractions during childbirth electronic fetal monitor , electronic foetal monitor , fetal monitor , foetal monitor
monitor lizards family Varanidae , Varanidae
one of 12 regional banks that monitor and act as depositories for banks in their region Federal Reserve Bank , reserve bank
naval battle of the American Civil War (1862); the indecisive battle between the Monitor and the Merrimac Hampton Roads
one of 11 regional banks that monitor and make short-term credit advances to thrift institutions in their region Home Loan Bank
(computer science) a program that controls a display for the user (usually on a computer monitor) and that allows the user to interact with the system interface , user interface
display produced by a device that takes signals and displays them on a television screen or a computer monitor monitor , monitoring device
intelligence agency in the United States Department of Defense that designs and builds and operates space reconnaissance systems to detect trouble spots worldwide and to monitor arms control agreements and environmental issues and to help plan military op National Reconnaissance Office , NRO
sometimes the FDA approves a drug for general use but requires the manufacturer to continue to monitor its effects; during this phase the drug may be tried on slightly different patient populations than those studied in earlier trials phase IV , phase IV clinical trials
rectangular formation of parallel scanning lines that guide the electron beam on a television screen or a computer monitor raster
monitor used in a studio for monitoring the program being broadcast television monitor , tv monitor
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