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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A device used to show that something is present.

Usage examples (14)
  • A death-bed is a detector of the heart.
  • The barrelshaped detector is 10 m long and 10 m in diameter.
  • Your hand-held miniaturized rapid-acting virus detector is ready.
  • The latest step in detector development recognized by a Nobel Prize for more
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