Meaning of ANTENNA in English

ANTENNA

noun (plural ~e or -nas) Etymology: Medieval Latin, from Latin, sail yard Date: 1646 one of a pair of slender movable segmented sensory organs on the head of insects, myriapods, and crustaceans, a usually metallic device (as a rod or wire) for radiating or receiving radio waves, a special sensitivity or receptiveness , ~l adjective

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