Definition of Threshold. Meaning of Threshold. Synonyms of Threshold

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Definition of Threshold

Threshold
Threshold Thresh"old, n. [OE. threswold, [thorn]reshwold, AS. [thorn]rescwald, [thorn]erscwald, [thorn]erscold, [thorn]rescold, fr. [thorn]rescan, [thorn]erscan, to thresh; akin to Icel. [thorn]reskj["o]de, [thorn]r["o]skuldr, Sw. tr["o]skel, Dan. t[ae]rskel. See Thrash.] 1. The plank, stone, or piece of timber, which lies under a door, especially of a dwelling house, church, temple, or the like; the doorsill; hence, entrance; gate; door. 2. Fig.: The place or point of entering or beginning, entrance; outset; as, the threshold of life.

Meaning of Threshold from wikipedia

- Threshold may refer to: Threshold (door), the sill of a door Threshold (1981 film) Threshold (2003 film), an adaptation of the 1958 science fiction film...
- The poverty threshold, poverty limit, poverty line or breadline[citation needed] is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country...
- The threshold voltage, commonly abbreviated as Vth, of a field-effect transistor (FET) is the minimum gate-to-source voltage VGS (th) that is needed to...
- Threshold are a progressive metal band, formed in Surrey, UK in the late 1980s. 1988 – 1992 Threshold began their career in 1988, initially playing covers...
- A threshold effect is a sudden and radical change in a phenomenon which often occurs after surp****ing a quantitative limit, called the threshold. It may...
- In physiology, the renal threshold is the concentration of a substance dissolved in the blood above which the kidneys begin to remove it into the urine...
- A displaced threshold or DTHR is a runway threshold located at a point other than the physical beginning or end of the runway. The displaced portion of...
- management, the economic threshold is the density of a pest at which a control treatment will provide an economic return. An economic threshold is the insect's...
- The Golden Threshold is an off-campus annexe of University of Hyderabad. It is named after the renowned Indian poet and political leader Sarojini Naidu's...
- The threshold of pain or pain threshold is the point along a curve of increasing perception of a stimulus at which pain begins to be felt. It is an entirely...
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