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set-point

 [set´point]
the target value of the controlled variable that is maintained by an automatic control system, e.g., the point at which body temperature is controlled by the hypothalamic thermostat. Written also set point.

set-point

(set´point) the target value of a controlled variable that is maintained physiologically by bodily control mechanisms for homeostasis.
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After an HVAC Agent receives a "take action" token from the Coordinator Agent, the HVAC Agent uses the identified simple model to calculate the "rate of operating cost" (in dollars per hour) of the HVAC equipment it is responsible for at the current set-point and at two "proposed" new set-points, one above and one below the currrent set-point.
Wait one week and then increase the set-point by 0.
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Set-point theory has long caused consternation among economists.
The initial and expected final state which requires the output equal to set-point (R) without overshoot (slope equals to zero) are
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They include the maintenance of deep body temperature and heart rate, as well as the circadian oscillations around these set-points.
The British number two, struggling through a woeful patch of form, has now reached the second round in only one his last five tournaments and this evening he wasted three set-points for 1-0 lead.
53am: Another screaming forehand gives Henman his third set-point but once again he is unable to return Martin serve.
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Good insulation on chilled-water piping allows the chiller set-point to be increased and yet still deliver the same water temperature at the point of use.