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lever that activates the firing mechanism of a gun

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a device that activates or releases or causes something to happen

an act that sets in motion some course of events

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0 sec * Flow Rate 1--50 lpm * I/E Ratio 3:1 to 1:9 * Peak Pressure 0--80 cmH2O * PEEP Pressure 0 - 20 cmH2O * Pressure Trigger - 0.
0 sec * Flow Rate 1-50 lpm * I/E Ratio 3:1 to 1:99 * Peak Pressure 0-80 cmH2O * PEEP Pressure Trigger 0-20 cmH20 * Pressure Trigger -0.
Using human cell cultures, researchers determined that mechanical pressure triggers an innate immune response--the same one that the body launches to begin its fight against any type of infection.
When proper pressure triggers a measurement, a 42-megahertz (MHz) signal is applied to the electrodes at the base of the sample chamber, and the sensor electronics detect the change in frequency of the signal.