stimulus

suomi-englanti sanakirja

stimulus englannista suomeksi

  1. stimulus, ärsyke

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vaikute, kannuste, kiihoke, ärsyke, heräte; stimulus scientific

  3. ärsyke, stimulus scientific

  4. Verbi

stimulus englanniksi

  1. An external phenomenon that has an influence on a system, by triggering or modifying an internal phenomenon; for example, a spur or incentive that drives a person to take action or change behaviour.

  2. ''an economic stimulus''

  3. (quote-book)|title=Francesca Carrara|volume=2|page=174|text=From the beginning of the show to the end, vanity is the sole stimulus and reward of action—vanity, that never looks beyond the present.

  4. {{quote-journal|en|date=November 7, 2012|author=Matt Bai|title=Winning a Second Term, Obama Will Confront Familiar Headwinds|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/07/us/politics/in-president-obamas-second-term-familiar-challenges.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

  5. Something external that elicits or influences a physiological or psychological activity or response, or that affects any of the sensory apparatuses.

  6. 2002, Kim Burchiel, ''Surgical Management of Pain'', Thieme ((ISBN)), page 44:

  7. Even light nonpainful stimuli can provoke or exacerbate spontaneous pain; this is not limited to tactile, thermal, or vibratory stimuli, because auditory, visual, olfactory, and visceral stimuli also may be problematic.
  8. A sting on the body of a plant or insect.

  9. *1789, (w), ''The Loves of the Plants'', J. Johnson, p. 15:

  10. Many plants, like many animals, are furnished with arms for their protection; these are either aculei, prickles (..); or stimuli, stings, as in the nettles, which are armed with a venomous fluid for the annoyance of naked animals.
  11. (eo-form of)

  12. (l)

  13. (syn)

  14. a goad, prick

  15. a sting

  16. stimulus, incentive

  17. a (l)