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positive feedback

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(Electronics) See feedback1
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Noun1.positive feedback - feedback in phase with (augmenting) the input
feedback - the process in which part of the output of a system is returned to its input in order to regulate its further output
vicious circle, vicious cycle - one trouble leads to another that aggravates the first
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positive feedback

npositives Feedback, positive Reaktion; (Elec) → Rückkopplung f; to give somebody positive feedback (about somebody/something)jdm eine positive Rückmeldung (zu jdm/etw) geben; to get positive feedback (about somebody/something)eine positive Rückmeldung (zu jdm/etw) erhalten
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until triggered by the "greenhouse" activity of rising CO2 levels, creating a positive feedback loop (since warmer air holds more water vapour) and making things much worse.
However, as real interest rates rise above zero, the thaw in financial volatility will not feel like springtime, as the positive feedback loop described above begins to go in reverse.
Understanding this positive feedback loop has provocative implications for understanding climate variability in Earths past, said Jellinek.
This study suggests that early palliative care creates a powerful positive feedback loop in families facing cancer," she said.
The positive feedback loop can be stopped by saturation processes.
In a short-term positive feedback loop, plants on the edge of a bare spot get a bigger share of the bare spot's rain, growing bigger themselves and thus capturing even more water.
Fortunately, when a global network of people display determination and courage in solving a common problem, it has the potential to generate a positive feedback loop of inspiration worldwide.
The way an operator treats an asset has a lot to do with its reliability, he says, and these cultures create a positive feedback loop for overall feet costs.
Research being done by one of my doctoral students suggests a positive feedback loop between regular self-awareness practice (like yoga, meditation, prayer or just time out to think), positive emotions and working to create positive social value.
The report highlights that women's employment in paid work creates a positive feedback loop, as the next generation of women builds on the gains made by the current generation.
In addition, it is stuck in a positive feedback loop -- most shoppers associate bleach with the brand, and so buy the product without considering other products on the shelf.

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