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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a state of readiness to respond;
- Example: "alerting was indicated by the desynchronization of the EEG"
[syn: alertness, alerting]

2. a warning serves to make you more alert to danger;
[syn: alert, alerting]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

alerting \alerting\ n. (Physiol.) a state of readiness to respond. alerting was indicated by the desynchronization of the EEG Syn: alertness [WordNet 1.5] 2. a warning serves to make you more alert to danger. Syn: alert [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

alerting n 1: a state of readiness to respond; "alerting was indicated by the desynchronization of the EEG" [syn: alertness, alerting] 2: a warning serves to make you more alert to danger [syn: alert, alerting]