complex precipitated epilepsy n.
A form of reflex epilepsy initiated by particular sensory stimuli, such as certain visual patterns.
- Complex programmable logic device
hardware (CPLD) A programmable circuit similar to an FPGA, but generally on a smaller scale, invented by Xilinx, Inc. (1998-09-26)
- Complex salt
noun 1. a salt that contains one or more complex ions Compare double salt complex salt A salt that contains two different types of metal atoms, one of which does not ionize when in solution. Mercury iodide (HgI2) is a complex salt. Compare double salt, simple salt.
noun 1. a sentence containing one or more dependent clauses in addition to the main clause, as When the bell rings (dependent clause), walk out (main clause). noun 1. (grammar) a sentence containing at least one main clause and one subordinate clause A sentence that contains one main clause or independent clause and at least […]
noun, Mathematics. 1. a variable to which complex numbers may be assigned as value.
- Complex wave
noun 1. (physics) a waveform consisting of a fundamental frequency with superimposed harmonics