Definition of volumetric sensor in English:

volumetric sensor


  • A security device that detects the movement of people or objects by sensing their shapes.

    ‘But leaving the volumetric sensors off is quite common - windows open, kids asleep in the car etc.’
    • ‘For the purposes of this document, discrete sensors are classified as either being volumetric sensors ornonvolumetric sensors.’
    • ‘These approvals include the detection and false alarm performance of volumetric sensors.’
    • ‘There are two main approaches to this challenge: volumetric sensors and video sensors.’
    • ‘You need to use the locking switch on the remote control and press it twice instead of once to deactivate just the volumetric sensors.’
    • ‘All is now set apart from the interior volumetric sensors.’
    • ‘Many of our outdoor sensors can be classified into four groups: volumetric sensors, fence-mounted sensors, video motion detection sensors and barrier sensors.’