thresholder

thresholder

A popular term for a  young person on the threshold of adulthood, especially one who is anxious or depressed about leaving home or taking on adult responsibilities.
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perfringens enterotoxin genes in seafood samples using uniplex PCR and SYBR Green real time PCR: C.perfringens enterotoxin genes Samples (NO.) Code number Uniplex PCR SYBR Green RT PCR Result Ct * Shrimp (8) 1, 4, 7, 9, - - - 11, 15, 17, 18 - Tilapia (3) 2, 6, 8 - - - Clam (2) 3, 10 - - - Crab (3) 5, 19, 20 - - - Shrimp (1) 12 + + 24.34 Shrimp (1) 13 - + 26.17 Shrimp (1) 14 + + 24.57 Crab (1) 16 + + 23.56 * Ct:Cycle thresholder
The output of the adder is subtracted from the running average of the entire FRI (Figure 6), and the result is fed into a thresholder which returns a single bit for each 3 x 3 subregion.
Bridgend counsellor Eryl Hulatt says the survey addresses the difficult "thresholder" period of transition when the young are no longer children and not yet adults.
This has resulted in limited outcomes in terms of social change.(4)" However, whereas feminists and other outsider, or thresholder, groups have in general found that involvement with the state, or the policy-making community, has resulted in the dilution or modification of their concerns, in the Instance of Zero Tolerance the local state has proactively promoted a radical definition of the Issue of violence against women which has been formulated by the women's movement itself.
In the simplest filter-bank system, each filter is followed by an energy detector and a thresholder. While the system is modeled this way, the implementation may be more complicated.
The thresholder compares the value of V' with a threshold K, and the decision is "signal present" if V' [is greater than or equal to] K, and "noise only" if V' < K.
The bulk of Apter's book marshals together interviews, alternating between the testimony of this score-and-a-half of anguished "thresholders" (if you haven't gathered this already, Apter is a master of euphemistic coinages) and their tragically conflicted parents, who are seeking to express their soulful, encompassing concern, but are unsure whether their fumbling offspring are ready to feel the love.
Lest you think this a rhetorical exaggeration, consider the curious cult of parental personality that Apter urges on the confused young adult: "Thresholders often have an epiphany about a parent that forever changes their perspective.