condenser condenser  /kən ˈdɛn sər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge
  2. (n) an apparatus that converts vapor into liquid
  3. (n) a hollow coil that condenses by abstracting heat
  4. (n) lens used to concentrate light on an object

News

  • Briefly: Blue's Nessie now available, Yahoo! Sports for iOS updated

    First announced at this year's CES, Blue Microphones' Nessie is now available for purchase through Apple's retail and online stores. Priced at $99 the USB microphone features a built-in pop filter and shock mount that can help reduce harsh plosives and other vibrations. Nessie uses a single condenser capsule for recording audio, and provides users with three different recording modes that are ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MacNN

Quotes

  • "Princeton University's campus environment presents unique challenges and opportunities for architecture to act as a social condenser," said Holl, who also is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and...
    on Jan 17, 2008 By: Steven Holl Source: Princeton University

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