cannot observe

cannot observe

A type of fire control which indicates that the observer or spotter will be unable to adjust fire, but believes a target exists at the given location and is of sufficient importance to justify firing upon it without adjustment or observation.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Poplawski noted that this could also explain why space agencies cannot observe what is happening inside other black holes.
It must also be ensured that before a witness has participated in the identification proceedings, he is stationed at a place from where he cannot observe the proceedings and that after his participation he is lodged at a place from where it is not possible for him to communicate with those who have yet to take their turn, the guidelines say.
Quantum physics says that we cannot observe an object without affecting it.
Michael Gahler observed that the EU mission as an observer mission cannot observe or come across the apparently invisible and subtle influences on the election process and could only experience the on ground administrative, procedural and technical aspects in carrying out the electoral process.
The lack of transparency of highly interconnected smart machines means we have to learn to trust in systems whose shaping human agents--if there are any--we cannot observe. We cannot hear the tone of their voices or catch their subtle body movements that indicate a lie or register in our gut their intent to harm us.
We know it frustrates spectators, players and coaches awaiting the outcome of a decision making process they cannot observe live.
It awakens the advanced form of senses in man, through which he can observe the realities and phenomenon that the material eye cannot observe. He is against any form of discrimination, be it gender, religious or social.
One critical result is that a second-order observer of a first-order observer cannot observe according to the same master distinction this first observer employs.
A midwife cannot observe a patient undergoing induction of labour throughout the many hours it may take, and so all patients undergoing induction must be asked to inform supervising staff when regular contractions occur and assessment can begin.
"Whether a move is good or not depends on things you cannot observe," says Vincent Conitzer, a professor at Duke University who teaches AI and game theory.
Based on his rejoinder, Leithner would claim in response to the above argument that we cannot observe purposeful human action.
Except for a few official declarations condemning the PKK's terrorist attacks, one cannot observe any kind of concrete assistance.
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