the highest concentration of a specific air pollutant at a particular outdoor location, in a specified unit of time, that is not considered hazardous to humans:
The ambient air standard for gas X is 3 parts per million per hour.
- Ambient device
noun any simple wireless object that unobtrusively presents information Examples A digital picture frame is an ambient device.
- Ambient food
noun food that can be stored at room temperature Examples Ambient food include thermostabilized, aseptic-fill, shelf-stable natural form foods, and rehydratable beverages. — NASA
- Ambient music
Also called ambient. a genre of instrumental music that focuses on sound patterns more than melodic form and is used to create a certain atmosphere or state of mind. . noun a music genre that is mainly instrumental, featuring electronics and inconsistent beat and intended create a relaxing or peaceful atmosphere or mood Examples Ambient […]
- Ambient light
noun the light surrounding an environment or subject, esp. in regard to photography and other art work; also called available light , existing light Examples Ambient light is not that caused by illumination supplied by the photographer.