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tactile

 [tak´til]
pertaining to touch.

haptic

(hap'tik),
1. Of or pertaining to the sensation of touch or tactile sense.
See also: force feedback.
2. The flexible, looping extension attached to an artificial intraocular lens that stabilizes and centers it within the eye.

haptic

/hap·tic/ (hap´tik) tactile.

haptic

(hăp′tĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the sense of touch; tactile.

haptic

1. Adj pertaining to the sense of touch. A haptic contact lens is a large lens fitting under the eyelids and covering the white of the eye as well as the cornea.
2. The part that touches. The haptic of an intraocular lens is the peripheral supporting part.

haptic

1. See scleral zone.
2. Pertaining to the sense of touch. See scleral contact lens.

haptic

tactile.
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The computer screen was turned away from participants and only haptic feedback was provided.
Worldwide Computer Products News-23 April 2010-Renesas and Immersion collaborate on low cost haptic feedback solution(C)1995-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
lt;p>MacRumors reveals the most interesting patent appears to be a haptic feedback concept employing a "grid of piezoelectronic actuators" potentially producing a fully tactile touchscreen.
This isn't the first time game makers have attempted to add haptic feedback.
Some examples of specific topics covered include a behavioral adaptation approach to identifying visual dependence of haptic perception, the relationship between haptic feedback and force skill learning, tactile perception of rotational sliding, an infrared thermal measurement system for evaluating model-based thermal displays, design guidelines for wave variable controllers in time delayed telerobotics, transparent rendering of tool contact with compliant environments, incorporating geometric algorithms in impedance- and admittance-type haptic rendering, user perception and preference in model mediated telemanipulation, and a haptic/acoustic application to allow the blind access to spatial information.
The device also will be used as a controller for different types of synthesis and haptic feedback.
Haptic feedback is used to constrain the steering motion within the physical capability of the potential field.
3 addresses a haptic feedback problem with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, as well as issues with the iPhone 6s touchscreen.
Modifications on the inside include reinforced safety belts that automatically adjust and provide haptic feedback according to the motion of the vehicle, a massive Tesla-esque touchscreen interface that provides access to steering control, rear/front/all wheel drives, different levels of assisted and autonomous driving, and microcontrollers for automatic steering control .
The company is focused on the commercialisation of the Senhance Surgical Robotic System, a multi-port robotic system that brings the advantages of robotic surgery to patients while enabling surgeons with innovative technology such as haptic feedback and eye sensing camera control.
The probe, or robotic finger, is able to identify cancer tissue and send information back to the surgeon as haptic feedback.