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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: impulse (0.02075 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to impulse.
English → Indonesian
denyut, gerak hati, kejutan
English → English
n 1: an instinctive motive; “profound religious impulses”
2: a sudden desire; “he bought it on an impulse”
3: the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber;
“they demonstrated the transmission of impulses from the
cortex to the hypothalamus”
[syn: nerve impulse
4: (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal
electrical state (or a series of such transients); “the
pulsations seemed to be coming from a star”
5: the act of applying force suddenly; “the impulse knocked him
6: an impelling force or strength; “the car's momentum carried
it off the road”
English → English
, v. t. [See Impel
To impel; to incite. [Obs.] --Pope.
, n. [L. impulsus, fr. impellere. See
1. The act of impelling, or driving onward with sudden force;
impulsion; especially, force so communicated as to
produced motion suddenly, or immediately.
All spontaneous animal motion is performed by
mechanical impulse. --S. Clarke.
2. The effect of an impelling force; motion produced by a
sudden or momentary force.
3. (Mech.) The action of a force during a very small interval
of time; the effect of such action; as, the impulse of a
sudden blow upon a hard elastic body.
4. A mental force which simply and directly urges to action;
hasty inclination; sudden motive; momentary or transient
influence of appetite or passion; propension; incitement;
as, a man of good impulses; passion often gives a violent
impulse to the will; to buy something on impulse.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
These were my natural impulses for the undertaking.
Syn: Force; incentive; influence; motive; feeling;