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MATERIEL DETECTION [3 records]

Record 1 2008-10-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Measuring Instruments
  • Security Devices
DEF

Equipment used to detect the presence, type or concentration of a hazard on an ongoing basis.

OBS

This is a vague term that encompasses any device, electrical or not, from M8 detection paper that identifies chemical agents to Geiger counters that measure radioactivity.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appareils de mesure
  • Dispositifs de sécurité
DEF

Matériel utilisé pour détecter en continu la présence, le type ou la concentration d'un danger.

OBS

Il s'agit d'un terme vague qui englobe tout dispositif, électrique ou non, allant du papier de détection M8 utilisé pour déceler la présence d'agents chimiques aux compteurs Geiger conçus pour mesurer la radioactivité.

Spanish

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Record 2 2005-08-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Security Devices
  • Fire Detection
CONT

The provision of adequate fire protection, including construction to limit the spread of fire and the installation of detection and extinguishing equipment for museum property and contents, will also decrease the threat of fire to life safety and allow more time for safe evacuation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Dispositifs de sécurité
  • Détection des incendies

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Dispositivos de seguridad
  • Detección de incendios
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Record 3 1976-06-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Inspection for Defects (Materials Engineering)

French

Domaine(s)
  • Détection des défauts des matériaux
OBS

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Spanish

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