Meaning of ANTENNA in English


n. (pl. antennae) 1 Zool. one of a pair of mobile appendages on the heads of insects, crustaceans, etc., sensitive to touch and taste; a feeler. 2 (pl. antennas) = AERIAL n. antennal adj. (in sense 1). antennary adj. (in sense 1).

[ L, = sail-yard ]

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