Unlike its electrical predecessor, an optical switch does not convert the signal to an electrical impulse before directing it.
I had a sudden impulse to tell the woman pouring the wine that I loved her.
They're not complying with international law and at the very moment in which we are trying to give a new impulse to the peace process.
The inner ear then contains hair cells that respond to the fluid movement and then generate an electrical impulse that goes to the brain.
The individual provides the impulse which sets the process of litigation in motion, but the institution - the law - defines the terms.
I felt an impulse on the racket as a force reflected off the strings.
It is no exaggeration to say that the territorial imperative has been the main impulse driving the aggressive behavior of nation-states.
Even so, in this process the educated must provide the initial impulse ; they must make the masses conscious of themselves and of their destiny.
ability to communicate motion by impulse
Often, persons with low frustration tolerance experience a strong impulse to escape from, or avoid frustrating situations.