Meaning of DETECTION in English

DETECTION

n. 1 a the act or an instance of detecting; the process of being detected. b an instance of this. 2 the work of a detective. 3 Physics the extraction of a desired signal; a demodulation.

[ LL detectio (as DETECT) ]

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