Demand response (DR) is generally defined as a measure of reducing energy demand in response to supply shortages, usually during periods of peak demand.
Literal Meanings of Demand Response (DR)
Meanings of Demand:
The amount of a good or service that consumers are willing to buy at a given price.
An active affirmation of something.
(Electricity supply) Specifically, peak demand or peak load, a measure of the maximum electricity load of a utility consumer in a short time, the integrated load of electricity over a certain of time.
Forced requests for information.
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Sentences of Demand
Prices usually rise when demand exceeds supply.
Modern society is responding to women's demands for equality.
Your work takes a long time.
She couldn't ignore the newborn's need for care.
I demand a meeting with the manager.
The bank charges mortgage interest deduction.
I demand an immediate explanation.
This work requires a lot of patience.
Meanings of Response:
The act of answering or reciprocity: in response to a question.
(liturgical) A verse, phrase, phrase, or word spoken or sung by a choir or congregation in order or in response to a priest or minister.
(liturgical) A verse or hymn spoken or sung during or after a lesson, response, or memory.
Response to an objection in an official dispute.
An online ad performance metric that shows a click from an online ad to the destination URL.
Response to a stimulus or provocation.
Meanings of DR:
A person or company that owes money to a person who is in debt to a person who is in debt.
Means a person who owes another person or who is bound by an express agreement, implied law or the principle of natural justice to pay money or perform any other obligation in a bankruptcy or similar proceeding.