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Synonyms for trigger

Synonyms for trigger

Synonyms for trigger

lever that activates the firing mechanism of a gun


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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The same event can have widely varying levels of importance depending on what is triggered. This is one of the undervalued concepts with alerts.
For instance, the same company might sell an industry loss warranty that would be triggered with a $40 billion industry loss, hut buy one for protection on a $50 billion industry loss.
For example, in asset reorganizations involving two different consolidated groups, to the extent that the group going out of existence had entered into GRAs, they will be triggered if the U.S.
The original circuit breakers represented price declines of 12 percent and 20 percent, but halts are now triggered by price moves of only 4 1/2 percent and 7 percent.
Despite medical records consistently showing a completed MDS that had been dated appropriately; a RAP Summary form indicating triggered RAPs with filled-in "Location of Information" (showing the care plan number for a "yes" decision to proceed, or a reference to an explanatory note for a "no") -- despite all this, according to the citation, the facility was not doing assessment at all!
(1.) Weller, D.J., et ah Trigger jitter reduction for an internally triggered real time digital oscilloscope.
The "exposure" theory holds that coverage is triggered when a person is exposed to a harmful toxic substance during the policy period and that exposure eventually results in bodily injury.
For this reason, buy-sell agreements are frequently triggered by a shareholder's insolvency.
1994) held that the time period for the client, under the statute of limitations, to sue its accounting firm was triggered when the taxpayer received the tax return.
Unfortunately, he adds, the system fails when it encounters TCDD because it is so resistant to the hydrocarbon-degrading enzymes whose production is triggered by its binding to the Ah receptor.
I wanted to create a stable trigger and display a trace similar to what you would see on a triggered oscilloscope.
Gain can be triggered without an actual distribution of cash.