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ob·ject

(ob'jekt),
1. Anything to which thought or action is directed.
2. In psychoanalysis, that through which an instinct can achieve its aim.
3. In psychoanalysis, often used synonymously with person.

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ob·ject

(ob'jekt)
1. Anything to which thought or action is directed.
2. In psychoanalysis, that through which an instinct can achieve its aim.
3. In psychoanalysis, often used synonymously with person.

Object 

1. Something that has a fixed shape or form that you can touch or see.
2. Anything from which an image is formed by an optical system.
extended o. An object consisting of many point objects separated laterally to form a certain shape (e.g. trees, people). See beam of light; pencil of light; extended source.
o. plane See object plane.
point o. A small component of an extended object, in relation to an optical system. If the point object is situated on the axis of an optical system it gives rise to the axial ray and it is referred to as the axial point object.
real o. 
An object from which emergent rays diverge.
o. of regard See point of fixation.
o. space See image space.
virtual o. One towards which incident rays are converging after refraction or reflection. Example: a positive lens forms an image of an object placed beyond its anterior focal point. Introducing a mirror between the lens and the image makes that image become a virtual object. See virtual image.
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The 'I think' which Kant said must be able to accompany all my objects, is the
Even those, however, which are purely mental will not have that intrinsic reference to objects which Brentano assigns to them and which constitutes the essence of "consciousness" as ordinarily understood.
The exhibition begins with "Found Object," in which small everyday objects take on new meanings.
Intuitively, the determinate/indeterminate distinction is about how an object has the properties it has, viz.
Since deep learning has been a great success in the field of object detection, it has become the mainstream method for object detection.
When searching objects, we do face two types of uncertainty causes: query uncertainty and object description uncertainty [6].
However there is always an essential problem in an OIC: the detecting wave doesn't touch the hidden object (it is simply guided around it), which leads to the fact that the cloaked object cannot communicate with the outside world in the same frequency band.
For example, users can log events with the Event Log object type and trend multiple object values with the same time base with the Trend Log Multiple object type.
Object permanence, knowing that objects continue to exist when they cannot be seen (or touched, in the case of children who are blind) is one of the most important early developmental milestones (Fazzi & Klein, 2002).
Now astronomers have directly imaged a much more distant object orbiting HD 3651.
So, to make an object invisible, scientists have to keep waves from bouncing off it.
Newton's three laws of motion describe the relationship between a force and the motion of an object. Sir Isaac Newton published the laws in 1687, but physicists still use them to predict how objects move.