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Synonyms for feeler

put out feelers

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  • make an approach to
  • probe
  • test the water
  • make overtures
  • make a trial
  • launch a trial balloon

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something, as a remark, used to determine the attitude of another

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one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans

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a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ

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slender tactile process on the jaws of a fish

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The legs and feelers of these bugs are made from wire and pipe cleaners.
I needs to be level and the best way I've found is to measure with feeler gauges as described in the article.
Romano, chairman of the company's board, also indicated he will take on what the company called "an expanded role as chairman to support Feeler and his team."
Some mechanics place the straight edge along the flange surface and the flexible couping while holding the straight edge by either end, then try to measure the deflection gap with the feeler gage.
It employs a specified pressure foot (feeler) of a specific diameter/area combined with a predetermined mass (weight), as noted in the ASTM D 3767 standard.
NONAGRAM: alec; alee; anele; calf; carl; cereal; clan; clean; cleaner; clear; clef; creel; crenel; earl; elan; feel; feeler; feral; flan; flare; flea; flee; fleece; fleer; FREELANCE; lace; lance; lancer; lane; leaf; lean; leaner; learn; leer; rale; real; reel; renal.
Keirsey and Bates researched results from the Myers-Briggs inventory and determined that certain classifications could be made: sensate perceiving (SP), sensate judging (SJ), intuitive thinker (NT), and intuitive feeler (NF).
for the Feeler Machine Tool line of turning centers and machining centers from Fair Friend Group (Taipei, Taiwan.
When a mole's tentacle touches an object, nerves on the feeler quickly send a signal to the brain, which decides whether or not the item is food.
Other unique features include a precision feeler to gauge fill level, the ability to open the unit without having to disconnect any of the services, and variable speed drive.
Other features include a precision feeler to gauge fill level, the ability to open the unit without having to disconnect any of the services, variable speed drive, units require no special foundations since they are set on bedplates and anti-vibratory visco dampers to ensure excellent stability, and have an inflatable seal system for the door to provide absolute hermetic sealing.
Larry Feeler of WorkSteps Inc., gave a presentation on pre-employment testing as a means to eliminate workmen compensation fraud.
If the United States had successfully pursued this peace feeler, it might have given heart to the dissident German leadership and led to an earlier peace in Europe, too.
Style African American (20%) Caucasian (63%) Introvert (I) 63% 46% Feeler (F) 29% 50% Intuitive Feeler (NF) 07% 24% Sensing Feeler (SF) 21% 26% Intuitive Thinker (NT) 12% 19% Sensing Thinker (ST) 60% 31% The racial composition in the Marygrove study was the opposite of the Bunker Hill study.