electromagnetic pulse

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electromagnetic pulse

[i¦lek·trō·mag′ned·ik ′pəls]
(electromagnetism)
The pulse of electromagnetic radiation generated by a large thermonuclear explosion.
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Although setting indications and implantation sites differ, the FDA (as well as device manufacturers and healthcare practitioners) recommends caution regarding electromagnetic impulse interference for patients with either device.
In addition, because patients are taught how to turn their devices on or off as required, having it suddenly turned off by an electromagnetic impulse may seem serious to the patient.
16, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- A sensor developed by Raytheon Company to increase understanding of how aerosols affect climate has shown in a test it would neither emit nor experience interference from electromagnetic impulses it might encounter in space.
I'm wearing the new technological device that inputs electromagnetic impulses into my brain, stimulating my temporal lobe.
It measures reactions that can indicate guilt, including heartbeat, blood pressure, sweat and even electromagnetic impulses.
This weighty, space-hogging machine--dubbed the Big Blue Albatross by some because of its standard color and high maintenance cost--would output galleys of type, which had been transferred to photosensitive paper via the miracle of electromagnetic impulses.
Very Low Frequency (VLF) sferics are electromagnetic impulses with frequencies between 1 kHz and 100 kHz, which are generated by lightning discharges.

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