a television camera used to isolate a subject, part of a sports play, etc., for instant replay.
- Isolated explosive disorder
isolated explosive disorder n. A disorder of impulse control characterized by a single episode in which an individual commits a violent catastrophic act that is disproportionate to any stress and that has a serious affect on others.
[ahy-suh-ley-tid, is-uh-] /ˈaɪ səˌleɪ tɪd, ˈɪs ə-/ adjective 1. separated from other persons or things; alone; solitary. adj. 1763, from French isolé “isolated” (17c.) + English -ated (see -ate (2)). The French word is from Italian isolato, from Latin insulatus “made into an island,” from insula “island.” The French word was used at first in […]
- Isolated pawn
noun 1. (chess) a pawn without pawns of the same colour on neighbouring files
noun 1. Mathematics. a point in a set such that the neighborhood of the point is devoid of any other points belonging to the set.