comfort curve

comfort curve

[′kəm·fərt ‚kərv]
(engineering)
A line drawn on a graph of air temperature versus some function of humidity (usually wet-bulb temperature or relative humidity) to show the varying conditions under which the average sedentary person feels the same degree of comfort; a curve of constant comfort.
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The dual-edge comfort curve glides across the tongue, relieving tongue pressure and capturing plaque buildup, leaving the tongue clean and the breath smelling fresh.
The Sculpt Mobile Keyboard has the comfort curve layout (pioneered by Microsoft) and has a slim and compact design.
Gel Memory Foam Pillow with CoolGel HD, Comfort Curve Memory Foam Pillow and Memory Foam Layered Comfort Pillow: Provide multiple cushioning and comfort levels for a variety of preferred sleep positions.
Microsoft Corporation has launched its ergonomist-approved Wireless Comfort Desktop 5000, which utilises a comfort curve layout that encourages natural wrist posture with a slight six-degree curve.
The package insert for the ACCU-CHEK Comfort Curve test strips states: "In situations of decreased peripheral blood flow, finger-stick blood testing may not be appropriate, as it may not reflect the true physiological state.
Completing the drums ate the addition of LP Comfort Curve II Rims (for hand comfort and to promote a more natural feel).
This study investigates the effects of individually adjustable saddle-type chairs and desks with comfort curve to accommodate body and provide arm support (Figure 1) on schoolchildren's sitting postures in a 1-year controlled intervention.
If you've been resisting getting a "split" keyboard because it's hard to get used to, consider a slightly curved keyboard, such as the Microsoft Comfort Curve Keyboard 2000.
ACCU-CHEK COMFORT CURVE TEST STRIPS, Roche Dianostics Corporation
Design changes have also been incorporated, such as wider pedals, which have nine strap adjustments, and the Comfort Curve seat, whose swept-back design reduces contact with the rider's thighs.
Table 1 summarizes the characteristics of each of the following 6 glucose meter systems evaluated: (1) Accu-Chek Advantage H and (2) Accu-Chek Comfort Curve (Roche Diagnostics, Indianapolis, Ind), (3) Precision G and (4) Precision QID (Abbott Laboratories, Bedford, Mass), (5) SureStep (LifeScan, Milpitas, Calif), and (6) Glucometer Elite (Bayer Corporation, Elkhart, Ind).
A full-size keyboard with Microsoft's Comfort Curve design and Bluetooth connectivity, the Sculpt Mobile Keyboard is built to be the ideal travel companion.