[uh b-zur-ver] /əbˈzɜr vər/
someone or something that observes.
a delegate to an assembly or gathering, who is sent to observe and report but not to take part officially in its activities.
U.S. Air Force.
Also called air observer, aircraft observer. U.S. Army. a person who serves in an aircraft as a reconnoiterer and directs artillery fire.
a person or thing that observes
a person who attends a conference solely to note the proceedings
a person trained to identify aircraft, esp, formerly, a member of an aircrew
1550s, “one who keeps a rule, custom, etc.,” agent noun from observe. Meaning “one who watches and takes notice” is from 1580s; this is the sense of the word in many newspaper names.
- Interocclusal distance
interocclusal distance in·ter·oc·clu·sal distance (ĭn’tər-ə-klōō’zəl, -səl) n. The vertical distance between the occluding surfaces of the upper and lower teeth when the mandible is in the resting position.
[in-ter-oh-shee-an-ik] /ˌɪn tərˌoʊ ʃiˈæn ɪk/ adjective 1. connecting or between oceans: an interoceanic canal.
[in-tuh-roh-sep-tiv] /ˌɪn tə roʊˈsɛp tɪv/ adjective, Physiology. 1. pertaining to , the stimuli acting upon them, or the nerve impulses initiated by them. interoceptive in·ter·o·cep·tive (in’ter-ō-sep’tiv) n. relating to the sensory nerve cells innervating the viscera (thoracic, abdominal and pelvic organs, and the cardiovascular system), their sensory end organs, or the information they convey to […]
[in-tuh-roh-sep-ter] /ˌɪn tə roʊˈsɛp tər/ noun, Physiology. 1. a receptor, especially of the viscera, responding to stimuli originating from within the body. /ˌɪntərəʊˈsɛptə/ noun 1. (physiol) a sensory receptor of an internal organ (excluding the muscles) Compare exteroceptor, proprioceptor interoceptor in·ter·o·cep·tor (ĭn’tər-ō-sěp’tər) n. A specialized sensory nerve receptor that receives and responds to stimuli originating […]