Meaning of DETECTOR in English

DETECTOR

transcription, транскрипция: [ dɪtektə(r) ]

( detectors)

A detector is an instrument which is used to discover that something is present somewhere, or to measure how much of something there is.

...a metal detector.

...fire alarms and smoke detectors.

N-COUNT : oft n N

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