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mote

(reMOTE) A wireless receiver/transmitter that is typically combined with a sensor of some type to create a remote sensor. Some motes are designed to be incredibly small so that they can be deployed by the hundreds or even thousands for various applications (see smart dust).
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Other motes there were which showed him as a heavy, selfish, drifting Booby, who, having stumbled, in the course of his unwieldy jostlings against other men, on the discovery that to get through life with ease and credit, he had but to hold his tongue, keep the bald part of his head well polished, and leave his hair alone, had had just cunning enough to seize the idea and stick to it.
It crushed them into the remotest recesses of their own minds, pressing out of them, like juices from the grape, all the false ardours and exaltations and undue self-values of the human soul, until they perceived themselves finite and small, specks and motes, moving with weak cunning and little wisdom amidst the play and inter-play of the great blind elements and forces.
And romantic it certainly was--the fog, like the grey shadow of infinite mystery, brooding over the whirling speck of earth; and men, mere motes of light and sparkle, cursed with an insane relish for work, riding their steeds of wood and steel through the heart of the mystery, groping their way blindly through the Unseen, and clamouring and clanging in confident speech the while their hearts are heavy with incertitude and fear.
Dolly Varden's pretty little head was yet bewildered by various recollections of the party, and her bright eyes were yet dazzled by a crowd of images, dancing before them like motes in the sunbeams, among which the effigy of one partner in particular did especially figure, the same being a young coachmaker (a master in his own right) who had given her to understand, when he handed her into the chair at parting, that it was his fixed resolve to neglect his business from that time, and die slowly for the love of her-- Dolly's head, and eyes, and thoughts, and seven senses, were all in a state of flutter and confusion for which the party was accountable, although it was now three days old, when, as she was sitting listlessly at breakfast, reading all manner of fortunes
Regression equation associating nep numbers with mote numbers and lint-quality traits in ISHs of cotton under dryland and irrigated treatments (n = 14 and n = 28 for each treatment and for both treatments, respectively).
Mote (1962), drawing from a sample of 178, found that the average number of inquiries requiring thirty or more minutes to answer per person during a three@year period was, for the low to high scatter group, 1.
Prosecutor Jonathan Davies told the court that as an MEP, Mote was entitled to claim expenses, including something known as Parliamentary Assistance Allowance, or Secretarial Allowance, to help fund his work.
U4_3Wihzocd) Perez Hilton on Robert's speech to Motes funeral.
Mote introduces shortcuts whenever possible without sacrificing quality: for instance, using packaged puff pastry for the topping of a chicken potpie.
Mote actually has a scallop project in Charlotte Harbor and they've seen some really encouraging results.
Mote, 71, who is now out of jail, is awaiting the ruling of the criminal appeal court but yesterday civil appeal judges threw out his challenge to the Social Security Commissioners' demands.