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physical process

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n physical process a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states "events now in process","the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls"
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Usage

In literature:

His thought processes, however, were lamentably slow; and Barbara Warner Deston was almost as fast physically as she was mentally.
"Subspace Survivors" by E. E. Smith
It is not a psychic process ignoring mechanical facts in the mind, nor a purely physical process ignoring the psychic facts in the body.
"The Ghost in the White House" by Gerald Stanley Lee
Helmholtz tells me all that he knows about the physics and physiology of the process, both beyond and within my brain.
"Mind and Motion and Monism" by George John Romanes
Teach them that between the ages of eleven and fourteen this maturing process has certain physical signs.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
Marriage is the process by which a man and woman enter into a complete physical, legal and moral union.
"Sex" by Henry Stanton
And the physical sciences were deciphered only slowly, by a process of cut-and-try and cut-and-try again.
"Dead Giveaway" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Nevertheless, it must not be supposed that the process is thus merely a physical one.
"Darwin, and After Darwin (Vol. 1 and 3, of 3)" by George John Romanes
Then complete physicals started the process.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
This process of destroying the mentally and physically great has been kept up to the limits of our history's record.
"Philosophy of Osteopathy" by Andrew T. Still
To make intelligible the physics of the digestive and egestive processes, we must understand the apparatus.
"Intestinal Ills" by Alcinous Burton Jamison
Physical tests of psychical and spiritual laws and processes are unscientific.
"The New Avatar and The Destiny of the Soul" by Jirah D. Buck
The process of applying physical laws to life follows, it would seem, the reverse order of their original development.
"Progress and History" by Various
Passionate psychosexual processes may occur in young children in the absence of any physical signs of premature sexual development.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
Finally the Unconscious plays the part of supervisor over our physical processes.
"The Practice of Autosuggestion" by C. Harry Brooks
This is the physical process that underlies attention.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
How are these physical processes connected by and with the facts of consciousness?
"Creed And Deed" by Felix Adler
The astronomical star and the perceived star are two physical events within a continuous physical order or process.
"John Dewey's logical theory" by Delton Thomas Howard
Each tragedy is the child of a mind, whose creative processes have little real resemblance to physical generation.
"Tragedy" by Ashley H. Thorndike
But God does not confine His action to the realm of physical processes.
"Expositor's Bible: The Song of Solomon" by Walter Adeney
A complete study of the boiling process should be made in the Physics class.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne
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In news:

I have become aware that a young student at the All-Saints School has some physical difficulties and has a problem going from one floor to another and they are in the process of raising money to have a chair lift installed.
With basic image processing and Internet access, a contact-lens display could unlock whole new worlds of visual information, unfettered by the constraints of a physical display.
The Darwin process no longer works by natural selection (that is, forces of the physical environment).
Now that we've digitized communications and computing, says Neil Gershenfeld, who heads MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms, we're about to digitize the process of making physical things.
West Virginia and the rest of the country were overtaken by a perfect storm of less physical jobs, processed food, soda pop, fast food, reduced physical education and hours of video games and texting.
Think Strategically or Die September 1, 2006 By Max Villaronga Create a physical process Educate your team Make the commitment A decade ago, the credit union movement was more than 12,000 strong.
Stuxnet is not just an IT worm but a weapon developed to attack physical processes.
In fact, we'd probably do everything we could to avoid the entire process, were we not physically required to be there.
The SCH Certified Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Center is designed to support you in your healing process, both physically and emotionally, and to assist you and your family in understanding & managing your newly diagnosed disease.
Discover how your acting choices can come fully alive in your body through the use of organic crafting, text discovery process, with physical and vocal technique.
In the process, they're delivering a compelling customer-centric expression of the retail brand that elevates the destination status of their physical stores.
These were challenging times for scientists attempting to study the physical processes and internal dynamics of weather systems.
The actor tells THR he was "very involved" in the process of creating his physical embodiment of the eccentric character.
On October 1 significant changes will occur regarding the Medicare therapy cap exceptions process that will impact physical therapists (PTs) and their patients.
This is the first time the orbiters tested the physical processes of magnetars.
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In science:

We call a sequence of numbers random, if it is generated by a random physical process.
Monte Carlo: Basics
There are however several problems associated with generating random numbers from physical processes.
Monte Carlo: Basics
The clock effect and the gyroscope precession amount to similar physical processes.
On the gravitomagnetic effects in cylindrically symmetric spacetimes
Therefore, the S-matrix for all physical process are finite.
Gauge Theory of Gravity
Without knowing the physical process behind the effects of the CRs on the atmosphere.
The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way, Cosmic Rays, and Ice Age Epochs on Earth
Introduction It is commonly believed that the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanical model represents the only possibility of describing physical processes of microworld.
Quantum mechanics and EPR paradox
The apparent clustering of the break energy of GRB spectra in the 50 keV–1 MeV range (Preece et al. 2000) is an important key to understanding the physical processes in GRBs.
Photon Emission in a Cascade from Relativistic Protons Initiated by Residual Thermal Photons in Gamma-Ray Bursts
There may be no physical process to prevent electrons/positrons from cascading into lower energy.
Photon Emission in a Cascade from Relativistic Protons Initiated by Residual Thermal Photons in Gamma-Ray Bursts
Such detailed measurements should lead to unique identification of the physical process generating the QPOs.
Relativistic Astrophysics Explorer
This formula predicts an initial quartic in t behavior, which correctly reproduces the numerical results; each power of t corresponds to one of the four physical processes (i) to (iv) described in § 3.1.
Large amplitude spin waves in ultra-cold gases
Thus it is very important to be able to isolate different physical processes operating in the planetesimal disks and to study their effects on the disk evolution separately.
Dynamical evolution of planetesimals in protoplanetary disks
To account for the scatter, other physical processes must be investigated.
Star formation rate indicators in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
For instance, resumming Feynman diagrams corresponding to prevalent physical processes attempts to do this.
Coarse graining and control theory model reduction
We now consider the physical processes necessary to describe the above-mentioned translation processes.
Ribosome recycling, diffusion, and mRNA loop formation in translational regulation
Therefore, characteristics of the raw signal generally do not exhibit some recognizable properties, which could be used for identification of the underlying physical processes.
Multiscale self-organized criticality and powerful X-ray flares
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