haptic interface(redirected from haptic hologram)
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haptic interfaceRobotics A user interface that allows a computer or robotics-driven device to interpret the sensation of touch; HIs are used in surgical rehearsal systems to imitate the body's reaction to touch, and incorporated into minimally invasive instruments to give surgeons a better “feel” for the tissue without invasive access
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