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servo

[′sər·vō]
(control systems)
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servo

A motor or other form of actuator, which receives a small signal from the control device and exerts a large force to accomplish the desired work. See servomechanism.
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servo

An electromechanical device that uses feedback to provide precise starts and stops for such functions as the motors on a tape drive or the moving of an access arm on a disk.
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Servi Optica, with annual revenues of EUR29m, distributes lenses under the Varilux and Shamir lenses.
The present essay analyzes five reliefs from the Ca' d'Oro that were once mounted on the Altar of the True Cross in Santa Maria dei Servi. These bronzes by Andrea Riccio have been the subject of recent studies, the main focus of which has been to examine the reliefs from a stylistic point of view, to establish the dates of execution, to analyze the antiquarian manner adopted by Riccio, and to attempt a preliminary contextualization of the commission (Gasparotto 389-410; Allen 33-4, 152-7; Bacchi/Giacomelli 430-33).
E noto come, fra gli elementi innovativi di Celestina, ci siano non solo il ruolo centrale dell'azione dei servi ma anche la loro intraprendenza "imprenditoriale," la cosdenza dell'importanza del denaro come medium che regola i rapporti fra le parti sociali, la consapevolezza del loro ruolo subalterno e il loro forte desiderio di affrancamento.
"By adding the operations in Rissa, Servi Motion Control will secure a significant supplier, while the previous minority ownership in the parent company Cylinderservice AS will be divested," Hexagon said.
[beaucoup moins que] Je prefere acheter chez lui, c'est un gars du quartier ou je suis bien servi, et c'est propre [beaucoup plus grand que], resume une cliente de Ammi Hmed, un vendeur clandestin de zlabiya, qui amenage un petit local a l'occasion du ramadan.
Esperons que les dirigeants actuels de la FRMA puissent s'inspirer du charisme Daouda,un grand technicien qui a tant servi l'athletisme marocain.
Commentant la situation actuelle, il a souligne que le pluralisme syndical a montre ses limites et qu'il n'a pas servi les interets des agents de la douane.
SUNA note que le nouveau Sous-secretaire du ministere de la Culture a servi en tant que ministre de la Culture a l'Etat de Gedaref, directeur general du ministere du Culture et de l'Information a l'Etat de Khartoum et conseiller du ministre de la Culture a Khartoum.
Ces anciens ambassadeurs, qui ont servi sous cinq Presidents americains, ont saisi l'occasion de la visite de travail de Sa Majeste le Roi Mohammed VI aux Etats Unis, pour exhorter le President Obama "de saisir cette opportunite, en ces temps de tumulte et d'instabilite au Moyen-Orient, en Afrique du nord et au Sahel (...) pour soutenir les efforts du Maroc en vue de la realisation de nos objectifs communs pour la region".
Tony Parker a servi un recital dans le dernier quart temps, avec 10 points et un panier decisif sous le nez de LeBron James qui restera dans les annales, pour permettre a San Antonio de debuter la finale de la NBA par une precieuse victoire jeudi a Miami (92-88).