Feedback

Technology / Home Audio / Feedback: See acoustic feedback.

Biofeedback

Health / Massage / Biofeedback: Biofeedback utilizes a system of sensitive instruments that relay information about the physical condition of the body. Used as a primary therapy, or in conjunction with other methods, biofeedback pro MORE

Force feedback

Entertainment / Video Games / Force feedback: True force feedback is when a controller is engineered to provide powered resistance against the motions made by the player. For example, a steering wheel that simulates the feel of the road by resist MORE

Negative Feedback Control

Science / Biology / Negative Feedback Control: Occurs when information produced by the feedback reverses the direction of the response; regulates the secretion of most hormones. MORE

360-Degree Feedback

Business / Human Resources (HR) / 360-Degree Feedback: An appraisal process whereby an individual is rated on his or her performance by people who know something about the individual’s work. This can include direct reports, peers, managers, customers or MORE

Negative Feedback

Science / Biology / Negative Feedback: The stopping of the synthesis of an enzyme by the accumulation of the products of the enzyme-mediated reaction. MORE

Acoustic Feedback

Technology / Home Audio / Acoustic Feedback: A phenomenon where the sound from a loudspeaker is picked up by the microphone or other transducer, like a phono cartridge feeding it, and re-amplifys it through the same loudspeaker only to return to MORE

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