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tr.v. de·cou·pled, de·cou·pling, de·cou·ples
1. Electronics To reduce or eliminate the coupling of (one circuit or part to another).
2. Physics To decrease or eliminate airborne shock waves from (an explosion) by having it take place underground.
3. To separate or detach: "Bipeds have a potential advantage over quadrupeds in decoupling their breathing from their locomotion" (Craig Stanford).

de·cou′pler n.


a person or device that disconnects parts that are joined
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Dans son intervention, Mouline a rappele les 6 D de l'efficacite energetique a savoir decoupler les services rendus a l'energie consommee, decarbonniser, decentraliser, digitaliser et democratiser et developpement durable desirable.
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply and installation of solid state decoupler (ssd/pcr) with deepwell zn earthing system in mainline.
When primary loop flow exceeds secondary loop flow, a bidirectional flow meter in its decoupler piping indicates forward (positive) flow through the decoupler piping.
A Nielsen device is also known as a Linear Inertial Decoupler, and is necessary to ensure reliable function on a Browning-inspired recoil-operated handgun.
Cette initiative vise a aider au renforcement des energies renouvelables et de l'efficacite energetique, a contribuer a attenuer le changement climatique et a decoupler le developpement economique des effets nefastes decoulant de l'utilisation des combustibles fossiles en Allemagne et dans le monde.
They also include a Nielson Device or Linear Inertial Decoupler (LID) for reliable use on Browning-inspired tilting lock handguns.
Le developpement qui etait jusqu'ici tributaire des hydrocarbures est aujourd'hui appele a se desengager, a se decoupler.
Some suppressor manufacturers deal with this problem by using a Nielsen Device, or Linear Inertial Decoupler (LID).
So, what the booster does is simple; as the pistol recoils back, the spring-loaded decoupler doesn't move.
For the decoupler to be designed, the adequate input-output pairings are primarily determined through the evaluation of the system relative gains [16-19].
Be advised that Ed Brown Products does not sell suppressors; however, a suppressor adds weight to the barrel, so for reliable functioning, the recoil impulse has to be modified by the installation of a second item called a Linear Inertial Decoupler.
The setup on the rear axle is to have a 115-kW electric motor and a decoupler.